Common Open Source Utilities included in BC Policy FY13-01

Date of Capability: 21 Jan 2014
Last Updated: 07 Jul 2016 (see Revision Log)

Development and Build

autoconf
automake
Bison
Boost C++
CMake

Source Repository/ Revision Control

cvs (GNU)
subversion
git

Archive and Compression

tar (GNU)
gzip, gunzip (GNU)
bzip2, bunzip2

Libraries for Data Models and Formats

HDF5
NetCDF
XDMF

Only a subset of the open source utilities are included in the HPCMP Common Open Source Tools (COST) package. These include: Boost C++, CMake, git and all 3 libraries for data models and formats. The COST Quick Reference Guide lists all packages included in COST. The reference guide also includes brief descriptions of each package included in COST as well as instructions on how to place any package in COST in a user's computational environment.


Revision Log
Date Revision
07 Jul 2016 BC Team Audit - Identified the subset of utility packages that are included in COST
19 Feb 2015 Clarified connection between the capability and COST package