X11 Forwarding to Your PC

X forwarding allows a user to run UNIX and Linux graphical applications remotely.

Compute Servers

  • Use simple SSH, or use X2Go for a desktop environment.
  • Scratch files for computational jobs can be stored in /egr/scratch.

Accessing a Research Lab or Office Computer Using Remote Desktop and SSH

Accessing a resarch lab or office computer away from the engineering network is possible through different means.  We recommend you try using the Remote Desktop Gateway