Carnegie Mellon University

Timeshare Linux

Timeshare Linux provides remote, command-line access to a Linux system. Most of the software that requires a Linux environment and is available in Linux labs are available in Timeshare Linux, including MATLAB, SAS and Minitab.

  • Uses a load-balanced Linux system that provides a computing environment for multiple concurrent users.
  • Is accessible via SSH and SFTP.
  • Provides access to your AFS home directory for shared file storage.
  • Provides access to several software titles, including multiple software development environments.


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