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    How to connect to NIRVANA with VNC

    TO USE ONLY IN EMERGENCY BECAUSE WE HAVE ONLY ONE LICENSE AND YOU BLOCK EVERYONE!!!

    (1) connect to nirvana via ssh
    fddibernardo:~ diegodb$ ssh yourname@nirvana.tigem.it

    (2) start the vnc server
    [dibernardo@nirvana ~]$ vncserver
    New 'nirvana.tigem.it:1 (your name)' desktop is nirvana.tigem.it:1 Starting applications specified in /home/users/yourname/.vnc/xstartup Log file is /home/users/yourname/.vnc/nirvana.tigem.it:1.log

    (3) Connect to the server and port specified above using a VNC application from your computer

    (4) Now you are on the cluster - open a terminal window from APPLICATIONS and type MATLAB

    (5) When you finish logout of nirvana and go back to the Terminal on your local machine and type vncserver -kill :1 (CHANGE THE NUMBER ACCORDING TO THE ONE DISPLAYED IN STEP (2) )