Welcome to manual pages for Tieto DevOps Space. You can read all articles here or use links "How-to articles" in the left menu.
Tieto DevOps Space portal has 5 parts: Customer area, Projects, Store, User profile and Administration.
Administration part is accessible only to TDS administrators and is described in a separate Administration Guide.
- TDS portal level
- TDS project level
- TDS project application level (Jira, Confluence, etc.)
Inviting users to TDS portal
Before user can be granted access to particular project he needs to be first invited and his account created.
If an admin wants to invite new user, he can do it by usingbutton under project Users tab. Once user receives to his email an invitation he can perform sign up and create his account. Now he will be able to log in to TDS portal.
Adding users to TDS project
Page Users shows the list of users connected with this Project. Project owner or admin can add already existing users to a Project usingbutton. If user is not in Customer area than he/she can be invited directly from add user modal window (as described in above).
Once user is granted access to TDS project and can be found among all project Users.
If you want a new user to have access to all SaaS applications for your project tick the option Add to all services when inviting the user.
There are 3 types of users:
- user - common user of Project
- admin - main Project administrator
- billing - activates page Billing
Adding user to project SaaS application(s)
Once user is member of project he can be granted user / administrator access to one or more SaaS application as JIRA, Confluence, Git, etc. Project admin / owner can add user to particular application usingbutton available for each application under left menu tab SaaS.
Project owner can edit or remove users by clicking on REMOVE.
Project pages and Store
Logs and graphs
Resources page contains information about the project's resources. Project owners can request change of resources by contacting support using Help Center.
Users can show usage statistics using Usage in the menu.
Item Logs opens page with detailed statistics about project.
Remote Desktop Clients
What desktop remote access client do you recommend?
Currently X2GO is the only supported client for Linux servers. Download X2GO client here.
To connect to Windows server please use Microsoft Remote Desktop or Remmina.
What operation system is supported by X2GO desktop remote access client?
Client X2GO is supported by Microsoft Windows, Apple Mac OS X, Ubuntu/Debian, Raspbian, Fedora, Redhat and FreeBSD. Download sources for manual installation here.
How to use X2GO client?
For user manual please use documents on a X2Go website.
Can I use Microsoft Remote Desktop?
Yes, but only for Windows-based virtual servers.
How to connect to Windows server from a Linux workstation?
You can use Remmina remote desktop application for Linux and other Unixes. For more information please visit a product website.
What is Remmina client?
Remmina is a free and open-source remote desktop client written in GTK+ and supports multiple network protocols in an integrated and consistent user interface. Currently RDP, VNC, NX, XDMCP and SSH are supported. For more information please visit product website.
- We are recommending desktop variant of Google Chrome (version 40 and above).
- Mozilla FireFox (version 35 and above) is also supported.
- Support for Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 and Microsoft Edge is limited.
- Other browsers are not supported.
- XGA (1024 × 768) and HD (1280 × 720) on projectors
- WXGA (1280 × 800 and 1366 × 768) on laptops
- All common desktop resolutions including WSXGA+ (1680 × 1050), UXGA (1600 × 1200), FullHD (1920 × 1080) and higher
Virtual Environment Ubuntu screen is freezing randomly while using X2Go
Besides possible performance issues this can by caused by incompatibility of sound card. It can be solved by disabling audio support in X2Go - Session > Preferences > Media > Sound support
Closed remote proxy connection
It may happen that you can get following message when trying to connect to remote desktop.
the session. This may be due to the wrong authentication
credentials passed to the server.
Initial workaround is to remove all opened sessions from your local ~/.x2go directory:
When connecting to server remember to terminate old session(s) and start a new session.
If workaround 1 did not help:
- repeat workaround 1 to avoid sessions mess
login to your x2go remote server and remove .Xauthority file in your home directory on the remote server:
- try X2go again
If workaround 1+2 did not help:
- repeat workaround 1+2 to avoid sessions mess
login to your x2go remote server and remove .ICEauthority file in your home directory on the remote server:
- try X2go again
Wrong version or invalid session authentication cookie
Message in x2go log while connecting to server:
This seems to occur sometimes after reboot of server while some users were still connected.
login to your x2go remote server via ssh and remove +re-create x2go sessions database file in your home directory on the remote server:
- try X2go again
How to solve cygwin unprotected key problem?
I can't connect to server using SSH key from Cygwin. I found, that I can't change ssh key file permission.