Difference between revisions of "Student Linux Account/Publishing"

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  /home/studentname/public_html
 
  /home/studentname/public_html
  
The full web reference to the home web folder is therefore:  
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<!--The full web reference to the home web folder is therefore:  
 
  http://students.ee.sun.ac.za/home/studentname/public_html
 
  http://students.ee.sun.ac.za/home/studentname/public_html
  
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Therefore the Apache web server shortened reference is:
 
Therefore the Apache web server shortened reference is:
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'''http://students.ee.sun.ac.za/~studentname'''-->
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The file ''/home/studentname/public_html/index.html'' will therefore be available from the internet on the address:
 
  '''http://students.ee.sun.ac.za/~studentname'''
 
  '''http://students.ee.sun.ac.za/~studentname'''
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or
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'''http://web.ee.sun.ac.za/~studentname'''
  
 
=Publishing Methods=
 
=Publishing Methods=

Latest revision as of 13:40, 23 February 2012

Web Folder Details

By default students accounts are located under the directory;

/home/studentname

The folder that is served up by the Apache web server for public display is;

/home/studentname/public_html


The file /home/studentname/public_html/index.html will therefore be available from the internet on the address:

http://students.ee.sun.ac.za/~studentname
or
http://web.ee.sun.ac.za/~studentname

Publishing Methods

FTP

  • Connect to the host name below using the FTP protocol :
ftp.ee.sun.ac.za
  • Copy the web files to the public_html folder.
  • Check that your FTP publishing software can specify a folder to copy the files to.

Please note: FTP publishing from outside the campus is not allowed.

SSH

  • Connect to the host name below using the SSH protocol :
students.ee.sun.ac.za
  • Copy the web files to the public_html folder.
  • Check that your SSH publishing software can specify a folder to copy the files to.
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