Getting Started

Central UNIX Web Tools

The Cal Poly Service Desk provides the Central UNIX Web Tools Web site specifically for working with Web files on the Central UNIX Web server. The Web site includes information on:

Uploading to Central Unix

Instructions on uploading your web site to your Central UNIX account. Upload procedures for SSH Secure Shell and Dreamweaver are described as well as important issues for using FTP with Central UNIX.


Websetup is a Central UNIX application used for repairing your web account.

Web Applications & Form Processing

The centrally-managed campus UNIX Web server makes available a "mail form" CGI-script to all users. The Mail.form CGI is the only form processing application available on the Central UNIX web server.

UNIX Technical Issues

Basic information on using UNIX to help manage your Web files on your Central UNIX account.

For assistance with your Web files on Central UNIX, see the Central UNIX Web Tools information provided by the Cal Poly Service Desk.