Name: ____________________________________________________ Alpha: _____________________
Describe help received: _________________________________________________________________
Turn In a printout of this sheet, with the below filled in.
You are expected to have all this stuff working, and to get help
if you don't!
Make sure you have your VM!
If you still have (and can use!) your VM from IC210, you're
good to go. Otherwise, you need to install it. Here are the directions:
LCDR Kenny's software page
and download the file IC210-LiveCD.iso linked on that page.
Follow the directions there to download VMPlayer (see
Note 1) and and to set up VMPlayer on your Windows Laptop (see Note 2).
These directions will create a Virtual Machine (VM) image on
your computer from the .iso file.
This VM image will live on your Windows laptop, and you
will be able to run it whenever you need a Unix machine to
A few tips for using your VM:
- ctrl-alt-esc gets you back your cursor if its "stuck" in the VM
- ctrl-alt-enter toggles back and forth between
Mount your CS Department Unix home directory
Note: This should be done after your section has met for Lab 1.
- In a terminal window of your virtual machine, give the
This creates a directory named
csunix in your
home directory on the VM, and mounts your CS Department
Unix home directory there. I.e.
the VM is the same as
~/ on your CS
Department Unix account.
Give the following commands:
... and check to see that the files your created during
lab01 are there!
Install the java compiler and java virtual machine on your
To do this, give the following command in a terminal in your VM:
sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jdk
- Did you read the online notes for lesson 1?
thoroughly □ yes, but I skimmed parts
□ read parts □ no □
- Do you have a working VM? yes □ no □
- Are you able to access your CS Dept Unix home directory
with csunixmount? yes □ no □
- Do you have the Java compiler and JVM installed? yes □ no □