The public servers are intended for any remote work, either from home or from non *nix machines. Please do not use the public workstations for remote connection.
To connect from outside you can use rsh, ssh, telnet, or X (on some servers). And on some servers ftp for file transfer. See below for supported protocols.
|Cluster||Operating System||Access||rsh/ssh/telnet||ftp||X server||Hosts||Notes|
|river||Linux 64bit||all||yes||yes||yes||CPU time limited to 40 min|
Please ask your advisor/TA to email in the case where you need a computer for long/heavy processes.