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Aurora Virtual Machine

Mazu Virtual Machine

Aurora Access

Aurora can be accessed at via the following methods:

First connection

Note that for security reason we require that you reset your password at your first access to the server. It can only be done by connecting to the server via ssh. Please read this page about the steps to follow: First login to NCEAS analytical server



RStudio Server

RStudio Server sessions can become stuck, leaving users unsable to access the RStudio web interface via a browser. There seems to be multiple causes so the fix may vary depending on what the user’s doing. Some things to look for include:

Beyond the above, it appears that RStudio sessions just get corrupted sometimes. Each user’s RStudio state is stored in /home/$USER/.rstudio. A two-pass approach to fixing a corrupt session usually works: