On September 22nd, OSC switched to Slurm for job scheduling and resource management on the Pitzer Cluster, along with the deployment of the new Pitzer hardware. We are in the process of updating the example job scripts for each software. If a Slurm example is not yet available, please consult our general Slurm information page or contact OSC help.


Wine is a open-source compatibility layer that allows Windows applications  to run on Unix-like operating system without a copy of Microsoft Windows.

Availability and Restrictions


The following versions of Wine are available on OSC systems: 

Version Owens
3.0.2 X
4.0.3 X
5.1 X*
* Current default version

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


Wine is available to all OSC users. If you have any questions, please contact OSC Help.

Publisher/Vendor/Repository and License Type

The Wine project authors, Open source



In OnDemand Desktop app, run the following command:

module load wine


Using Wine

Please note that Wine is built with '--enable-win64' and so it cannot run Windows 32-bit binaries.  One can run the following command to execute a Windows 64-bit binary: 

wine64 /path/to/window_64bit_exe

Further Reading


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