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  • Accessing the UCSB Wireless Network
    The main difference between the regular “UCSB Wireless Web” network and the “UCSB Secure” network is that the secure network encrypts all wireless data traffic ...
  • Alumni Account Access
    Once you have created an alumni account, it can be accessed by using ssh to connect to the machine alumni.cs.ucsb.edu. For example, 'ssh username@alumni.cs.ucsb.edu' - replacing ...
  • Alumni Email Access
    For MS and PhD graduates who have signed up for a Computer Science alumni account, your email address is of the form username@alumni.cs.ucsb.edu (replacing 'username' ...
  • An Introduction to the Unix Command Line
    Many people do not have much experience using linux or the command-line aspect of unix-based operating systems. This is a very valuable skill, especially considering that ...
  • Are there any file or content types that are not suitable for GitHub?
    You should not store any private or sensitive data, such as passwords or private keys, in any of your repos.  Additionally, media and binary files ...
  • Are there times when github.ucsb.edu will be unavailable?
    The following regular maintenance window will be in effect:     Monday mornings from 4-4:15am github.ucsb.edu will be put into maintenance mode for system backups. In the event ...