Internetworking and Distributed Systems Laboratory - CSCI 558L, Spring 2009

General Information
Time   :   MW 10:00 - 11:20am
Location : KAP 166
Lab Location : SAL 224
Instructor   :   Bill Cheng (for office hours, please see instructor's web page), E-mail: <> or <>   (Please do not send HTML e-mails. They will not be read.)
TA   :   Leslie Cheung, E-mail: <>, Office Hours: Wed, 3-5pm, in SAL 211
Class Resources
Description   :   textbooks, topics covered, grading policies, additional resources, etc.
Lectures   :   lecture slides and tentative syllabus.
Lab Rules   :   rules and tips about using the lab.
Lab Info   :   important information about the lab and how to reset/reinstall things. (Access restricted.)
FAQ   :   frequently asked questions and answers from Fall 2006.
Newsgroup   :   Google Group for discussing course materials and programming assignments. (This group is by invitation only.)
Presentations   :   information about class presentations.
Exercises   :   information about lab exercises.
Project   :   information about the class project.
Participation   :   rules about rowcalls.
Lotteries   :   lotteries for getting your timeslots for presentation, lab exercises, and project demo.
(in reversed chronological order)
  • 4/1/2009: Office hours next Tuesday (4/7/09) has been canceled. Sorry about the inconvenience.

  • 3/30/2009: Office hours this Wednesday (4/1/09) has been canceled. Sorry about the inconvenience.

  • 1/5/2009: Please do not sign up for the Google Group. At the end of week 3, I will add everyone to the Google Group. You will just need to click on a link to accept the invitation at that time. (If you have dropped the class by then, please just ignore the invitation.)

  • 1/4/2009: To get keys for the SAL 224 lab, please see Jun Camacho in SAL 300.

  • 1/3/2009:
    • If a student signs up late for this class or could not be present at the beginning of the semester, he/she is still required to turn all assignments on time or he/she will receive a score of 0 for these assignments. No exceptions!

    • Due to limited space and equipment in the laboratory, the class can only accomodate a small number of students (less then or equal to 24). If you have a strong interest to the class, prepare to register early. If you are on the waiting list, the CS Department will give out D-clearance according to the order on the list.

    • If you haven't done so, please register with the class mailing list. You are required to register with the class mailing list. (You do not have to be registered for the course to register with the class mailinglist.)

    • Watch this area for important announcements.

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