Pixman

Pixman is a low-level software library for pixel manipulation, providing features such as image compositing and trapezoid rasterization. Important users of pixman are the cairo graphics library and the X server. Pixman is implemented as a library in the C programming language. It runs on many platforms, including Linux, BSD Derivatives, MacOS X, and Windows.

Availability and Restrictions

Versions

The following versions of Pixman are available on OSC clusters:

VERSION OAKLEY
0.32.6 X*
*: Default Version

You can use  module spider pixman  to view available modules for a given machine. Feel free to contact OSC Help if you need other versions for your work.

Access

Pixman is available to all OSC users without restriction.

Usage

Usage on Oakley

Set-up on Oakley

To configure your environment for use of Pixman on Oakley, run the following command:  module load pixman . The default version will be loaded. To select a particular Pixman version, use  module load pixman/version . For example, use module load pixman/0.32.6   to load Pixman 0.32.6 on Oakley.

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