web publishing


Use the following settings to connect to your webhost.uic.edu account with an SSH client: 

Are you a member of a student organization looking to build web presence? The best place to start is by contacting connect@uic.edu

No additional software is needed to map your webhost.uic.edu account as a network share, but if you are connecting from an off-campus location you will need to connect to the UIC Virtual Private Network (VPN) first. 


Right-click on your Desktop. Select New then Shortcut. In the dialog, type in \\webhost.uic.edu\site-name where site-name is the name of your site (for example: demo) in the location field. Click Next.

To use perl in web applications hosted on Tigger, you must use perlwrap​. Web applications using perlwrap can only be accessed from campus, or if the user has authenticated via Bluestem. That is, only people at UIC can use your scripts.

There is a number of useful tools to complement your website. Some of the tools listed here are not supported by ACCC, but they are available to the UIC community.


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