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-= How to run xv6/jos on a CSE machine =+==== How to run xv6/jos on a CSE machine ==== 
 + 
 +===**Note: Due to the magic of mainline code, a custom qemu package is no longer required**===
  
 == 0: Get a CSE account == == 0: Get a CSE account ==
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 You can SSH into a CSE login machine like so: You can SSH into a CSE login machine like so:
  
-''+<code>
 $ ssh USER@login.cs.nmt.edu $ ssh USER@login.cs.nmt.edu
-''+</code>
  
 If you'd like to use qemu graphically, you should use this ssh command If you'd like to use qemu graphically, you should use this ssh command
 instead: instead:
  
-''+<code>
 $ ssh -XYC USER@login.cs.nmt.edu $ ssh -XYC USER@login.cs.nmt.edu
-''+</code>
  
 There are more in-depth instructions [[ssh|here]]. Or, of course, you can log into any CSE lab machine. There are more in-depth instructions [[ssh|here]]. Or, of course, you can log into any CSE lab machine.
  
-== 2: Make and run xv6/jos ==+== 2. Running xv6 == 
 + 
 +Clone xv6 into your home directory as such: 
 + 
 +<code> 
 +$ git clone git://github.com/mit-pdos/xv6-public.git 
 +</code> 
 + 
 +Then build it:
  
-We've created a wrapper script that'll run `make` with the right variables! First, cd into your git repository. Then it's as simple as:+<code> 
 +cd xv6-public 
 +$ make 
 +</code>
  
-'' +You can then run xv6 in qemu using gdb by running:
-$ 325make qemu-nox-gdb +
-''+
  
-If you'd like to also launch gdb at the same time you can run:+<code> 
 +$ make qemu-nox-gdb 
 +</code>
  
-'+And then connect to qemu'gdb by running the following in gdb:
-$ 325make --gdb +
-''+
  
-This command will start up a tmux session; there's a good primer on tmux [[https://danielmiessler.com/study/tmux/#gs.t9gaMWc|here]]. You can see all of the options available with `-h`:+<code> 
 ++ target remote localhost:26000 
 +</code>
  
-'' +Note that the port number is subject to change and can be found as output when ''make qemu-nox-gdb'' is run, this should be shown more in detail in your Lab 1 PDF.
-$ 325make -+
-''+
  
-== Alternate Method ==+==== Alternate Method ====
 If you prefer to use the magic of containers, either on your own machine or on the CSE machines, there is a Ubuntu 16.04 Dockerfile created for this class located on [[https://github.com/oparkins/nmt-class-helpers/tree/master/CSE325/xv6-docker|github]]. If you prefer to use the magic of containers, either on your own machine or on the CSE machines, there is a Ubuntu 16.04 Dockerfile created for this class located on [[https://github.com/oparkins/nmt-class-helpers/tree/master/CSE325/xv6-docker|github]].
  
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