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authorJonas Smedegaard <dr@jones.dk>2018-11-24 19:15:06 +0100
committerJonas Smedegaard <dr@jones.dk>2018-11-24 19:15:06 +0100
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[[domain virtual-assembly]] offers optional shell accounts for members.
User must provide contact information.
+A shell account provides access to a command-line text console interface.
## Privacy
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As member of [[org Virtual Assembly]]
you can get a shell account at [[!host shell.virtual-assembly.org]].
+A shell account provides you a "home" at the system,
+that you can access with a command-line console interface
+either interactively or automated by scripts.
You need to [[contact sysadmins]] to get your shell account created.
Provide your full name, email, and cellphone number,
which is shared with all users