Information about labs

Information about labs

There are three labs in the department: mera1, mera2 (Building B, Ground Floor) and digital (Building A, Ground Floor).

See Lab Status Page for a listing of all lab machines, their current OS and if they are occupied by someone or not.


All the computers in the labs are identical, with the following hardware:

  • CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E4600 @ 2.40GHz (800MHz,2MB,LGA775)
  • RAM: KINGSTON HyperX D2KH DDR2 800 4096MB (2x2048MB) KIT
  • Disk: 160 GB Samsung SATA Harddisk
  • Graphics: nVidia Corporation GeForce 8500 GT (PCI-E)
  • Mainboard: GIGABYTE GA-P31-S3G (Intel P31, GLAN, SATA, LGA775)

Operating Systems

UBUNTU: All machines have Ubuntu 10.10 installed. You can choose between GNOME, KDE and other window managers from the login screen. You can see Packages Installed In labs in addition to default ubuntu/kubuntu packages.