MICE Computing


Computer Accounts

    SSH Bastion

    • An account is required on the MICE SSH Bastion (mousehole.pp.rl.ac.uk) in order to connect to any MICE computer from outside of RAL.
    • To obtain an account, send an email to Malcolm Ellis with the following information:
      • Your prefered username.
      • The contact email address (for use by RAL PPD) you want associated with this account.
      • An SSH public key to be used for authentication.
    • More details about the generation and use of SSH keys can be found here.

    PPD Linux Machines

    • In order to get an account on the PPD linux machines, you first need to register as a MICE user (see here for details).
    • The next step is to get an account on the SSH bastion (see the instructions above).
    • Finally, you need to download and complete the "Request for Computer Account on RAL Particle Physics Department Systems" form (links below) and email it to Rose Hayes and Malcolm Ellis.
    • Rose will verify that you are a registered MICE user and Chris Brew will make your account and contact you with the password.
    • The application form can be downloaded in the following formats:
    • You should complete the fields from Surname down to the signature of the account holder.
    • Rose will sign as the contact in Particle Physics department and forward the form to Chris.

    Disk space and G4MICE on PPD Linux Cluster

    • Details will be added here soon.

Wireless Network Access

    Work in progress...

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