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meesters [Topical Software]
software [2020/01/24 10:37] (current)
meesters [Non-Canonical Installation Helpers]
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 On the mogon clusters we install a broad variety of software (libraries and applications) for our users. We seek to install all software in optimized form - as far as possible. On the mogon clusters we install a broad variety of software (libraries and applications) for our users. We seek to install all software in optimized form - as far as possible.
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 +===== Non-Canonical Installation Helpers =====
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 +<WRAP center round important 60%>
 +Many users feel tempted to install software themselves. This is perfectly fine, yet support for self-installed software cannot be granted.
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 +Particularly,​ we strongly discourage using any ''​*conda''​ or ''​brew''​ setup on one of our clusters: It has often been a source of messing up an existing environment only to be discovered at a source of interference when switching back our modules.
 +</​WRAP>​
  
 ===== EasyBuild and Software Installation on Mogon Clusters ===== ===== EasyBuild and Software Installation on Mogon Clusters =====
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 When looking in the list of installed modules you see abbreviations as ''​foss'',​ ''​gompi''​ or similar. These are the [[http://​easybuild.readthedocs.io/​en/​latest/​eb_list_toolchains.html|EasyBuid Toolchains]],​ matches of specific compilers and basic library versions bundled together. When looking in the list of installed modules you see abbreviations as ''​foss'',​ ''​gompi''​ or similar. These are the [[http://​easybuild.readthedocs.io/​en/​latest/​eb_list_toolchains.html|EasyBuid Toolchains]],​ matches of specific compilers and basic library versions bundled together.
  
-When compiling or using software, ​see to it, that matching compilers and libraries have been used or loaded. Otherwise software might just crash for a variety of reasons. Please report, if a desired library is missing for a given toolchain.+When compiling or using software, ​please ensure ​that matching compilers and libraries have been used or loaded. Otherwise software might just crash for a variety of reasons. Please report, if a desired library is missing for a given toolchain.
  
 ===== Installed Software and Modulefiles ===== ===== Installed Software and Modulefiles =====
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