start:fs_dm:filesystems:access_fs_windows

Access MOGON Filesystems w/ Windows

The filesystems of MOGON can also be mounted under Windows. In this article we explain how to mount the GPFS and Lustre filesystems of MOGON with you Windows system.

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. Press +E to open a File Explorer window.
  2. Find and choose This PC/Dieser PC from the left side of the File Explorer window.
  3. Click on Map network drive/Netzwerklaufwerk verbinden
  4. Choose a drive letter and fill in the required fields
  5. Select Connect using different credentials/Verbindung mit anderen Anmeldeinformationen herstellen and enter your username in the following format:
    uni-mainz.de\<username>
  6. Click Finish/Fertig stellen

Usage

MOGON I

\\mogonsmb.zdv.uni-mainz.de\joe_user
\\mogonsmb.zdv.uni-mainz.de\project

MOGON II

\\mogon2smb.zdv.uni-mainz.de\project
\\mogon2smb.zdv.uni-mainz.de\scratch

Lustre

You can access the Lustre filesystem in the same way as described above. The different shares can be found in section Overview.

If you want to use WinSCP, configure it according to these screenshots:

Pageant

this instruction require that you use Pageant for SSH authentication. Check this Article if you want to know more.

Addresses to connect with WinSCP

In order to contact MOGON II with WinSCP, use:
  • miil01.zdv.uni-mainz.de, miil02.zdv.uni-mainz.de or miil03.zdv.uni-mainz.de
Example configuration with the username <username>
  • start/fs_dm/filesystems/access_fs_windows.txt
  • Last modified: 2021/02/03 16:40
  • by jrutte02