start:fs_dm:filesystems:access_fs_mac

Access MOGON Filesystems w/ Mac

The filesystems of MOGON can also be mounted under Mac OS. In this article we explain how to mount the GPFS and Lustre filesystems of MOGON.

Overview

GPFS (Home/Project)

Host: mogonsmb.zdv.uni-mainz.de
Share
<username> Home directory
project Project directories of all groups except those that have a seperate share (atals,icecube,na62,tronhpc,jgu-cbdm)

Lustre (Project/Scratch)

Host: mogon2smb.zdv.uni-mainz.de
Share
scratch Lustre scratch filesystem
project Project directories of all groups except those that have a seperate share (atlas,icecube,na62,himexp,lattice)

Virtual Private Network

If you are located outside of the University Campus, you first have to create a VPN connection as explained by the ZDV in this article.
  1. Open Finder and press Cmd-K to connect to a remote server.
  2. In the appeared window enter the Host name and click Connect. Here an example for Lustre
  3. If warning about connection attempt appears, click Connect once more
  4. Next, choose Connect as Registered User and enter your Name and Password
  5. Select the folder you would like to connect to

After this you should see the contents of the folder

GPFS

To access GPFS filesystem, you have to provide the Host mogonsmb.zdv.uni-mainz.de. Different shares can be found in section Overview.

Permission

In case you do not have a permission to access the selected folder, you will see the error message
  • start/fs_dm/filesystems/access_fs_mac.txt
  • Last modified: 2020/08/06 18:33
  • by jrutte02