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Running Matlab + GPU via Command Line

# Login to a GPU Node: [fauowl@koko-login2 ~]$ srun –pty –gres gpu bash # module load matlab module load cuda90 module list # Verify modules loaded   # Start Matlab via CLI and verify GPUs   matlab   >>

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Matlab Installation and Licensing

WARNING: This guide is not intended for student or individual installations of Matlab. Please refer to the MathWorks website here for installation instructions for students or individual systems. To install Matlab on your Windows or Linux system, please use the

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Changing SAS preference

Making the Linux SAS 9.4 Program Editor behave in a similar way to the Windows Program Editor requires a few steps Start SAS using the guide found here. Change the Program Editor to add new lines after the Return/Enter key

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To load SAS 9.4 on Koko, please use the following directions: Connect to Koko via SSH with X11 forwarding, X2Go, or RDP. Instructions found here. Allocate resources using SLURM and start SAS 9.4. salloc -p longq7 squeue ssh <node> –x11

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Tensorflow utilizing GPU or CPU computation is available on Koko. Partition information can be found here. Please use these instructions for allocating resources: GPU Allocate resources with the command salloc -p <partition> –gres=gpu The gres:gpu number indicates how many GPUs you’d like

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Connecting to Koko with PuTTY

These instructions indicate that you should connect to “”. Please use “” instead.

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Several versions of Matlab are available on Koko. To check which versions are available, please use the command ‘module avail matlab’ in a terminal on Koko. To use Matlab, please use the following commands: module load matlab/<version number> srun -N1

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Intel Compilers

To use any of the available Intel Compilers, please use the following procedure: Load the appropriate Intel Compiler module ‘module load intel/compiler/64/<version>’. The versions currently available are 14 (2013), 2015u1, and 2017u1. To see a list of all available Intel

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Comsol 5.2 is available to all College of Engineering Faculty and Students. To use Comsol, please use the following: Connect to Koko via x2go or ssh with x11 forwarding as show here. Open a terminal session and load the comsol

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Instructions for getting started with Gaussian on FAU’s High-Performance Computing Cluster Request an account to access the HPC facility. – Go to – Request HPC user account. Download software to enable remote access to Koko from the desktop. – E.g., Download

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