Using CGPM Server and Guidelines
The FSU CGPM server contains a total of 48 CPU cores and has 503GB of total memory. The server runs on Ubuntu OS 16.04.4 LTS.
Create a new account by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your FSU Bio email address.
Login to the head node (cgpm.bio.fsu.edu) is currently via SSH. Windows users can download PuTTy for Windows. For example, to log in from the command line of Unix based machines.
- Welcome to Ubuntu 16.04.4 LTS (GNU/Linux 4.4.0-124-generic x86_64)
- Documentation: https://help.ubuntu.com
- Management: https://landscape.canonical.com
- Support: https://ubuntu.com/advantage
If you are off campus, use vpn.fsu.edu to start a VPN connection and then try to connect to the server.
The head node/login node has approximately 2TB for user home directories.
To check your current usage statistics, do:
- du /home/awang -h --max-depth=1
Spack is a package management tool for supercomputing. The user loadable modules are available for CGPM server is the default packages don't meet your requirement. Initiate the spack environment is required before use by the command " . /usr/local/spack/share/spack/setup-env.sh". To check the available modules, you can easily run the " spack find" command from an interactive session.
As shown above:
- To show currently loaded modules, use
- To open spack documentation in a web browser, use spack docs command.
- To add a package to the environment, use
- To unload a module, use
- To see module specific help information, use