Web Publishing via UNIX and Linux

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


Connect to your Files.caltech.edu directory using the following method:

  • Connect Using the SMBclient (SAMBA)

Instructions on how to connect 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