CSL: FAQs and Other Info

CSL: FAQs and Other Info

Frequently Asked Questions


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  • See the Disk Usage Policy for information about where things are in departmental file systems.
  • Understanding and monitoring your disk quota, and why these are needed in the age of cheap disk space.
  • Project Space is available to faculty for collaborative work.
  • Users should set appropriate access permissions on their directories and files.
  • Many backup issues can be quickly resolved, without requiring lab staff intervention, by using the snapshots capability of our Network Appliance storage devices.
  • Similarly, E-Mail Inbox Mirroring provides snapshot backups of your incoming mail.
  • Access department filesystems (and printers) from your personal computers