|Node Name Conventions
||Each system on the SLAC network must have a name. Most groups
have adopted conventions for workstation names. Consult with members
of your group to select a name in accordance with your group
Node Name Form
||Fill out this form to have an IP address and node name assigned
to your workstation, X-Terminal, Mac or PC. Please do this ten days
before your new desktop machine is scheduled to arrive at SLAC.
|Request OS Installation
||For supported workstations, the level of Operating System in use
at SLAC may need to be installed on your workstation, and local
software customizations applied. Click on this link to send mail to
SCS requesting installation. Please give us one week notice before
the machine arrives. Time for installation will vary depending on
overall priorities of staff workload and available staff time.
||Recommended hardware for desktops and laptops for Linux.
||Current news on Linux support at SLAC, instructions on how to
configure your Linux system for the SLAC network.
||Information about Taylor, the tool used to configure servers and
workstations at SLAC.