During the school you will be using online platforms but additional software needs to be installed on your system.
Minimum Laptop Requirements
Here are the the minimum requirements for your system:
- Web browser
- SSH client
- KCachegrind/QCachegrind tool
Frequently Asked Questions
The following frequently asked questions (FAQ) will give you all the information you need.
How to install SSH client?
Linux and MacOS X systems come with ssh client packages preinstalled on the system, for Microsoft Windows follow instructions to install OpenSSH.
How to install KCachegrind/QCachegrind?
If your system runs a Linux distribution very likely kcachegrind (or qcachegrind) packages are available to be installed using the distribution package manager (apt, yum, dnf ...).
If not or your system runs Microsoft Windows or MacOS X:
- install Miniconda minimal installer for your system
- install QCachegrind visualization tool packages.
How do I authenticate to online school services?
You may have an active CERN lightweight/e-mail/EduGain/social account that you did use in order to register for this school. For all school online activities please use your CERN account in order to authenticate.
For any other questions please contact CSC technical manager or ask them directly during the school.