The setup should take about 10 minutes to complete.

Download files

You need to download software and files to follow this course.

  1. Download and move the file to your Desktop.
  2. Unzip/extract the file. Let your instructor know if you need help with this step. You should end up with a new folder called intro-to-yens on your Desktop.

Install software

For examples to work, we will need the following software installed:

In addition, please install the following for your operating system:

Windows OS

  • MobaXterm which gives you a terminal and the ability to run Unix commands, SSH client and an X server. An X server is used to manage graphical display and GUI’s.

Mac OS

  • XQuartz which gives you an X server.