Welcome to MFCF

MFCF supports the computing needs of all members and visitors of the Faculty of Mathematics with the exception of members and visitors of the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science. These persons should instead contact our colleagues in the Computer Science Computing Facility (CSCF) for service.

MFCF Help Centre Information

  • Location: Mathematics & Computer Building (MC) 3017
  • Hours: Monday - Friday:
    • 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    • closed 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Phone: 519-888-4567, ext. 36323
  • Email: mfcfhelp@uwaterloo.ca
  • Email to MFCF RT form: rt-mfcf@rt.uwaterloo.ca

  1. Dec. 5, 2019Undergraduate web server replacement

    This month we will replace the undergraduate web server at www.student.math. The new server runs the latest Apache. If your site uses PHP you need to revise your code to use PHP version 7, as PHP 5 is no longer supported.

  2. Nov. 13, 2019Rearrangement of Linux CPU servers

    At the end of the Fall 2019 term, we will rearrange the members of the linux.math, biglinux.math, and fastlinux.math pools.

  3. Sep. 4, 20192019 Fall term software updates

    Various software has been updated on the Linux and Windows research and teaching servers for the 2019 Fall term.


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