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Creating Your Personal Home Page


These pages contains instructions for creating a Personal Home Page that is accessible from the Computer Science Department's User Web Server.

Note: The CS Department maintains two Web Server computers.

  • The Production Web Server - - for displaying Departmental web content.
  • The User Web Server - - for displaying all user web pages including undergraduate web pages.

The information on these pages presumes some basic knowledge of UNIX. As you progress beyond the Basics, an even greater knowledge of UNIX is required. Much of this information is also applicable to departmental web content that is accessed from the Production Web Server. However,

Creating Your Personal
Home Page
Basic Home Page Creation on the CS Department User Web Server
Departmental Web Servers
Server-Side Includes (SSI)
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Testing Executable Web Content
Using PHP | A PHP Example
Things you can do with ".htaccess" Files
Sending E-Mail From a Web Page

additional testing and restrictions apply to executable web content from the production server. See the Computer Science Systems Administrator for details.

The information presented here is applicable to the Computer Science Department's web servers. It may not all be applicable to web servers operated by other departments at the University of Regina.

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