home.ccs.ornl.gov (Home) is a general purpose system that can be used to
log into other OLCF systems that are not directly accessible from outside the
OLCF network. For example, running the
tmux utility is one
common use of Home. Compiling, data transfer, or executing long-running or
memory-intensive tasks should never be performed on Home.
Access & Connecting¶
Home access is automatically granted to all enabled OLCF users.
To connect to Home, SSH to
home.ccs.ornl.gov. For example:
For more information on connecting to OLCF resources, see Connecting for the first time.
The Home system should only be used to access systems within the OLCF network. The following are examples of appropriate uses of Home:
- RSA SecurID Token setup
- Vi and other non-GUI editors
- Screen or other terminal multiplexers
The following are examples of inappropriate uses of Home:
- Data Transfers
- Long-running or memory-intensive processes