Howto mount GSI filesystem on your private linux laptop

  • add to your /etc/ssh/ssh_config (open as sudo): following lines (replace your_gsi_username by your gsi username) :
    Host gsi
    User your_gsi_username
    LocalForward 2222 pro.hpc:22
    ForwardX11 yes
  • now you can connect to gsi with
    ssh gsi
  • open a file browser, in which you can enter the location to open. In standard ubuntu file browser, you can do so by clicking on Go->Enter Location
  • enter sftp://your_gsi_username@localhost:2222
  • now you should be in your gsi home folder
  • you can also access /hera folder by navigating to sftp://your_gsi_username@localhost:2222/hera
Topic revision: r5 - 08 Jan 2016, SteffenWeber
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