[BiO BB] Run server program remotely?

Philipp Pagel p.pagel at gsf.de
Wed Jun 5 11:38:24 EDT 2002

On Wed, Jun 05, 2002 at 10:05:53AM -0500, newgene at bigfoot.com wrote:
> Hi, group,
>            I have an account to access our server equipped with many 
> popular sequence analysis programs like GCG package, etc. I can run those 
> tools from the terminal of server side. I am wondering if possible I can 
> run those programs remotely just like my local programs, but using server's 
> power. Thus, I don't need to upload my data files to server manually and 
> then run it from server terminal. I just need send the request to server, 
> then server will upload the needed local data file automatically and run 
> the program ,then send me back the result. Sort of a "local program 
> simulator".
>           Is there a tool can do something like above?

You could mount /home/ or any other data directory from an NFS server on
both the server and you workstation.


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