Changes between Version 2 and Version 3 of GENIExperimenter/Tutorials/GettingStarted_PartI/ToolSetup


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    1 = Tool Setup for Lab Zero Variation =
     1= Tool Setup for Lab Zero =
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    3 == 1. Check ability to SSH into a GENI Resource ==
     3[[PageOutline]]
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     5= Setting up your Computer with GENI Tools =
     6
     7Some of the tutorials  will require you have a laptop that has:
     8  1. An ssh client ([#a2.SSHClient Instructions])
     9  1. Chrome and Firefox browsers ([#a3.InstallChromeandFirefoxbrowsers Instructions])
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     11
     12== 1. SSH Client ==
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    514=== Mac OS X/Linux ===
    6 Mac OS X and Linux come with an ssh client you can run from a Terminal window.   You do not need to install anything.
     15Mac OS X and Linux come with an ssh client you can run from a Terminal window.   You do not need to install anything.   Proceed to the [#TestSSHwithkeys Test SSH with Keys] section below.
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    817=== Windows ===
    9 If you do not have an ssh client installed:
    10   * Install [http://www.bitvise.com/ssh-client-download BitVise], an ssh client for Windows. [[BR]]
     18'''Recommended''' Install Putty, a free SSH client for Windows:
     19   * http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/download.html
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    12 ''Note: If you are using the Putty ssh client, you will need [http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/download.html puttygen] to convert the private keys used by GENI to Putty's format.
     21An alternative is FireSSH, a Firefox ssh plugin:
     22      * Install the plugin from [https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/firessh/ FireSSH]  [[BR]]
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    1324
    1425=== Test SSH with keys ===
    15 The email you received had an SSH private key attached.   The passphrase associated with this key is {{{v3rify}}}.
    16 To test your ssh setup you will need:
     26You should have received a copy of an SSH private key by email.  (PuTTY users should use the key file with `PuTTY` in it's name.)
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     28To test your setup you will need this information:
    1729  * `username`: sshtest
    18   * `hostname`: pc1.geni.it.cornell.edu
    19   * `port`: 33594
     30  * `hostname`: pc3.geni.uchicago.edu
     31  * `port`:  32826
     32  * passphrase for private key: v3rify
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    21 ''' Mac OS X/Linux/Cygwin ''': Follow [wiki:HowTo/LoginToNodes#LinuxMacOSWindowsCygwin these instructions]. If you see a prompt `[sshtest@my-node ~]$` you are all set! [[BR]]
    22 ''' Windows ''':  Follow [wiki:HowTo/LoginToNodes#WindowsBitViseFireSSHPutty these instructions]. If you see a prompt `[ssgtest@my-node ~]$` you are all set!
     34In the instructions below, skip the step about downloading a private key and just use the key provided though email. [[BR]]
     35''' Mac OS X/Linux/Cygwin ''': Follow [wiki:HowTo/LoginToNodes#LinuxMacOSWindowsCygwin these instructions]. If you see the prompt `sshtest@sshtestvm:~$ ` you are all set! [[BR]]
     36''' Windows ''':  Follow [wiki:HowTo/LoginToNodes#WindowsPuTTYFireSSHBitViseGitBash these instructions]. If you see the prompt `sshtest@sshtestvm:~$ ` you are all set!
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    24 == 2. Verify Browser is Flash-enabled ==
    25   1. You will need [https://www.google.com/intl/en/chrome/browser/ Google Chrome] or [http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/ Firefox].
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     39== 3. Install Chrome and Firefox browsers ==
     40  1. Chrome: [https://www.google.com/intl/en/chrome/browser/ Google Chrome]
     41  2. Firefox:  [http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/ Firefox].
     42
     43{{{
     44#!comment
     45
     46== 4. Install and test Java 8 ==
     47  1. Install a recent Oracle Java 8 version (openJDK does not work well)
     48      * Windows and Mac users can go to http://java.com/en/download/
     49      * Linux users: see http://jfed.iminds.be/java8_on_linux/
     50  1. Verify you have the right version of Java installed:  http://java.com/verify. 
     51
     52
     53=== Test your installation:  ===
     54  1. Use '''Firefox''' to go to http://jfed.iminds.be.
     55  1. Click on the green button labeled "Quickstart jFed experimenter tool".
     56  1. If your Java setup is correct, a window will pop up that looks like:
     57      [[Image(jfed.png, 20%)]] [[BR]]
     58  You are done with the Java setup!  You can close the window. [[BR]]
     59  '''Mac users:''' If the above window does not pop-up, see the instructions at http://doc.ilabt.iminds.be/jfed-documentation/mac.html. 
     60}}}
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     62
     63{{{
     64#!comment
    2665  1. Make sure you are able to load [http://protogeni.net/flack]. The page should look like:
    2766[[Image(http://groups.geni.net/geni/attachment/wiki/GENIExperimenter/Graphics/flack-login.png?format=raw, 10%)]]
    2867 '''Note''': If you do not have flash installed and you are using Firefox, install the [http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/install-flash-plugin-view-videos-animations-games  Flash plugin for Firefox].
     68}}}