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= Introduction =
 
= Introduction =
  
  The goal of this FAQ is to
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  This FAQ provides guidelines for using the EIC@JLab wikis and mailing lists.
  
  
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* https:/eic.jlab.org/wiki
 
* https:/eic.jlab.org/wiki
* This wiki is, as the name suggests, for public information, and there are no restriction on viewing the contents
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* This wiki is, as the name suggests, for public information, and there are no restriction on viewing the contents.
  
 
=== Internal wiki ===
 
=== Internal wiki ===
  
 
* https:/eic.jlab.org/internal
 
* https:/eic.jlab.org/internal
* This wiki requires the standard JLab CUE account login.
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* Viewing the contents of this wiki requires the standard JLab CUE account login.
* It will include meeting minutes and other similar material.
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== Editing ==
 
== Editing ==
  
 
* Editing either wiki requires membership of the eic group on the CUE system. To check if you are a member, give the command: groups ''username''. To be added to the eic group, please send an email to the computer center [mailto:helpdesk@jlab.org helpdesk@jlab.org].
 
* Editing either wiki requires membership of the eic group on the CUE system. To check if you are a member, give the command: groups ''username''. To be added to the eic group, please send an email to the computer center [mailto:helpdesk@jlab.org helpdesk@jlab.org].
* To edit the wiki contents, you have to log in (use link in upper right corner).
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* To edit the wiki contents, you have to log in. Use the link in the upper right corner.
* Since each page on a wiki is identified by its name, please follow the naming convention of adding an appropriate prefix. For instance, names of pages in the e-p working group could start with ''ep''.
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* Since each page on a wiki is identified by its name, please follow the naming convention of adding an appropriate prefix. For instance, names of pages in the e-p working group could start with ep.
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* Links can be created to non-existing pages. The page will be created when filled with contents.
  
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=== Templates ===
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* Templates are provided for all working groups.
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* Previous meeting and publication entries can also serve as templates for new contributions.
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=== Linking to pages ===
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* Local wiki pages are linked to by using its name within double square brackets.
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* External links, including pages on the other wiki, need the full http address within single brackets.
  
 
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* Files can be uploaded and maintained using the upload link in the lower box on the left.
 
* Files can be uploaded and maintained using the upload link in the lower box on the left.
 
* Since files are identified by name, please try to create unique names for uploaded files.
 
* Since files are identified by name, please try to create unique names for uploaded files.
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* Note that files uploaded to one wiki are ''not'' available on the other one.
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=== Linking to files ===
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* Uploaded files can be linked to using Media:filename within double square brackets.
  
  
 
= Mailing Lists =
 
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* Mailing lists have been created at three levels.
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== Common ==
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* Common list for EIC@JLab: [https://mailman.jlab.org/mailman/listinfo/meic meic@jlab.org].
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== General ==
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* Accelerator list: [https://mailman.jlab.org/mailman/listinfo/meic_acc meic_acc@jlab.org].
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* Nuclear Physics list: [https://mailman.jlab.org/mailman/listinfo/meic_np meic_np@jlab.org].
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== Working Group ==
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* Detector Working Group: [https://mailman.jlab.org/mailman/listinfo/meic_det meic_det@jlab.org]
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Latest revision as of 19:49, 31 July 2013

Contents

Introduction

This FAQ provides guidelines for using the EIC@JLab wikis and mailing lists.


Access

Public and Internal wiki

  • There are currently two wikis with different levels of access control. They are separate, but cross linked.
  • To view the wikis, your browser had to accept the JLab certificate. This is only needed to establish a secure connection. It is not a cookie!

Public wiki

  • https:/eic.jlab.org/wiki
  • This wiki is, as the name suggests, for public information, and there are no restriction on viewing the contents.

Internal wiki

  • https:/eic.jlab.org/internal
  • Viewing the contents of this wiki requires the standard JLab CUE account login.

Editing

  • Editing either wiki requires membership of the eic group on the CUE system. To check if you are a member, give the command: groups username. To be added to the eic group, please send an email to the computer center helpdesk@jlab.org.
  • To edit the wiki contents, you have to log in. Use the link in the upper right corner.
  • Since each page on a wiki is identified by its name, please follow the naming convention of adding an appropriate prefix. For instance, names of pages in the e-p working group could start with ep.
  • Links can be created to non-existing pages. The page will be created when filled with contents.

Templates

  • Templates are provided for all working groups.
  • Previous meeting and publication entries can also serve as templates for new contributions.

Linking to pages

  • Local wiki pages are linked to by using its name within double square brackets.
  • External links, including pages on the other wiki, need the full http address within single brackets.

Uploading files

  • Files can be uploaded and maintained using the upload link in the lower box on the left.
  • Since files are identified by name, please try to create unique names for uploaded files.
  • Note that files uploaded to one wiki are not available on the other one.

Linking to files

  • Uploaded files can be linked to using Media:filename within double square brackets.


Mailing Lists

  • Mailing lists have been created at three levels.
  • Appropriate links have been added to the appropriate subsections on the wiki.

Common

General

Working Group