This Linux-based web server can display the personal web sites of UT's faculty, staff and students. It is independent of the Solaris-based web server running as web.utk.edu/~username which is still available and provides a similar service.
Basic Server Configuration
- Red Hat Linux 6.8
- Apache 2.2
- PHP 5.3
- MySQL 5.5 (available separately)
Viewing personal web sites
To display a web site, use a URL with the following format:
Location of personal web content
Web sites on this server are expected to be found in the public_html folder of your user account on the OIT Public Linux server. If you have already an OIT Linux user account, you can connect to the Linux server using the below information with any SSH client (e.g., PuTTY) or SFTP client (e.g., WinSCP, Cyberduck or FileZilla).
Port: 22 (SSH or SFTP)
Username: your NetID
Password: your NetID password
Linux Sign Up
Click the sign-up button to create a new unix account (you must already have an existing NetID), or click the login button to perform additional tasks on an already existing unix username.