The UW Physics provides a remote file sharing service via AFS.
AFS is a distributed filesystem which provides location independence, scalability, security, and transparent migration capabilities. It's available for a broad range of systems, including Linux, MacOS-X and Microsoft Windows.
Other operating systems, follow the standard setup instructions on OpenAFS website.
(Cell alias: physics)
Our AFS files may be accessed on AFS-enabled computers via this path
If you want a UW-Physics AFS account, or would like help installing or configuring AFS, contact email@example.com. Note that you must send mail from a .edu, .cern.ch, or desy.de email account.
To change your AFS password, ssh to "login.physics.wisc.edu" and run the "passwd" command.