Access to specialty machines

The specialty machines are accessible via a Slurm head node (login node) named

  • use the head node to write and compile your code, but not to execute jobs
  • use Slurm job submission commands to launch your jobs
  • use ssh from Linux or Mac, or PuTTY from Windows, to connect to the head node


Please note

  • You must have up-to-date shell "rc" files (e.g. .cshrc, .profile) to use these servers. If your account was created before May 2015 and you have not yet updated your shell rc files, send mail to  and ask us to run the command init_home for you.