Web Publishing via Mac OS

These are instructions on how to publish web pages to your IMSS Unix Account's webspace.


Connect to your Files.caltech.edu directory using any of these methods:

  • SMBAccess Using Kerberos Authentication
  • SMBAccess Using the Command Line
  • sFTPAccess Using the Fugu Client
  • sFTPAccess Using the Command Line


Instructions on how to connect from Mac can be found here.


Set up your public_html directory by creating a new folder called "public_html".


Any files that you put in the public_html directory will be accessible via the Web. For instance, if you put a file index.html in there, its URL would be

http://www.its.caltech.edu/~username/index.html