Locating the filespace at a Managed Cluster Service workstation
Log on to a Managed Cluster Service workstation in the usual way (see http://www.uis.cam.ac.uk/online-help/devices-networks-printing/managed-desktops/mcs/).
Using Windows: Click on the Start menu. Click on My Computer then double-click ux on 'filestore' (X:), then the groups directory and locate your society's directory.
Using a Macintosh: Double-click the Macintosh HD icon on the desktop, in the window that appears double-click Mount UX. UX will then mount on your desktop. Within UX double-click on groups and locate your society's directory.
Using Linux: From the launcher on the left side of the screen double-click the Home folder icon. Click on File System in the sidebar, then double-click on UX, groups and locate your society's directory.
When accessing your DS filespace, you can use a number of methods. You can work on your Web pages on another computer and then transfer them to the DS filespace.
- DS-Files can be accessed within a web browser by navigating to https://dsfiles.ds.cam.ac.uk/ and entering your Raven credentials.
- CIFS access (only from within the CUDN or using the VPDN) mounts your group filespace on your desktop. The web pages at http://www.uis.cam.ac.uk/online-help/devices-networks-printing/managed-desktops/ds-filestore/cifs give instructions, depending on the operating system of your computer.
- sftp access is by logging in to sftp.ds.cam.ac.uk, using your DS username and password. You will be logged into your personal filespace. To get to the group directories, go to
- ssh access to the Remote Linux service -