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Personal home page

Can I create a personal home-page? Anybody with an account on our system can create their own web-page, world visible. Create a directory called www under your home directory. e.g. mkdir ~/www Change the permissions on it to… Read More

Acceptable Usage Policy

Scope and Purpose of Code The purpose of this code is to establish general regulations governing the use of Information Technology (IT) resources within the Institute and to define the rights and responsibilities of users. The IT infrastructure… Read More

Accessing Email

Encrypted IMAP (imaps) Configure your email program to reach our email server using the following settings: Incoming Mail Server Settings (IMAP) – Server: mail.stp.dias.ie Don’t forget to set up the SSL option. Outgoing Mail (SMTP) – Server: mail.stp.dias.ie… Read More

Printers

Printers Configure your computer to connect to the following printers: stpbw.stp.dias.ie – HP P3005dn – Monochrome Laser stpcolour.stp.dias.ie – HP CP3525 – Color Laser Both printers are located in room 304.

Remote Access

Logging in: SSH External access to the School’s computer systems is normally via ssh to lewis.stp.dias.ie.SSH clients are standard components of Unix, Linux and MacOS X, and free clients such as Putty, exist for MS Windows. When logging… Read More

Information for Visitors

Overview The School’s computer system is based on Linux, a mix of diskless terminals and workstations. Each visitor is normally given a terminal and an account on the computer system. An envelope containing login details and basic information… Read More