VirtualGL

VirtualGL allows OpenGL applications to run with 3D hardware accerlation.

Availability & Restrictions

Versions

The following versions of VirtualGL are available on OSC clusters:

Version Owens Pitzer Notes
2.5.2 X    
2.6   X  
2.6.3 X    
2.6.5 X* X*  
* Current default version

Access

OSC provides VirtualGL to all OSC users.

Publisher/Vendor/Repository and License Type

Julian Smart, Robert Roebling et al., Open source, LGPL v2.1

Usage

Usage on Owens

Set-up

Configure your environment for use of VirtualGL with  module load virtualgl. This will load the default version.

Usage on Pitzer

Set-up

Configure your environment for use of VirtualGL with  module load virtualgl. This will load the default version.

Further Reading 

Supercomputer: