CS Account FAQ

Overview: 

FAQ for CS Account Holders


Q: How do I change my password?
A:  Login to master.cs.rochester.edu and type passwd (Undergraduate account holders use master.csug.rochester.edu).  Passwords are generally distributed to all machines by the following morning.

Q: How do I change my default shell?
A:
Login to master.cs.rochester.edu and type chsh (Undergraduate account holders use master.csug.rochester.edu). Current valid shells are "/bin/sh", "/bin/bash", "/bin/csh", and "/bin/tcsh". Updates are generally distributed to all machines by the following morning.

Q: Does CS have a Wiki?
A: Yes. http://www.cs.rochester.edu/twiki

Q: How do I acquire permission to post in the Wiki?
A: 
Register @ http://www.cs.rochester.edu/twiki/bin/view/TWiki/TWikiRegistration Once your registration is approved (usually within a day or so) you can post in the Wiki.

Q: How do I change my drupal web password?
A: 
https://www.cs.rochester.edu/user/password OR click the Login link and the the "Request New Password" button.  Use your username or CS email address.

Q:  How can I report a problem or ask for help?
A: 
Email labstaff@cs.rochester.edu or stop by a staff members office.

Q:  Where can I get more information?
A: 
http://www.cs.rochester.edu/drupal/dept/lab   online documentation for CS account holders.