Western Illinois University VPN

NOTE: For the instructions below, if you are off campus, you will need to connect to WIU's VPN vpn.wiu.edu first. Please see the above information.

Connecting to uxb5.wiu.edu

(You can connect to toolman.wiu.edu in a similar way.)

Once you are connected to uxb5.wiu.edu, you'll notice that it is a Linux computer (actually, Ubuntu).

A few UNIX commands

vi and vim information


File transfers