Your UNIX account gives you access to the UNIX operation system and a variety of advanced tools, including a MySQL database account.
To access your UNIX account, you will need to download and install a secure telnet program and connect to expert.ics.purdue.edu(students) or mentor.ics.purdue.edu(instructors). Use your Purdue Career Account login and password to log in to your UNIX account.
Information about using UNIX is widely available on the Web.
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