Our server triton.dsv.su.se has the operating system Debian GNU/Linux and is accessible for the students at DSV. To connect to triton please use any of these techniques:

SSH

The best way to access triton is to use an SSH client (SSH version 2). Microsoft Windows users can for example use the PuTTY SSH client. You can find PuTTY at http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/ or via our web download page. Linux users can install an SSH client from http://www.openssh.org.

You can run graphical programs on triton which displays the graphical picture on your local pc's screen. If you are using the ssh command then use the -X option to allow graphics according to the X protocol. If you are using PuTTY then choose Tunnel and then mark Enable X11-forwarding.