Changes between Version 32 and Version 33 of BuildingSoftware


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03/02/16 13:16:54 (2 years ago)
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jpr@…
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Add section on developing with easybuild and using a development install.

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    137137This will cause all your personal software tools to be listed and available via normal module commands like `module avail`.  With the above path you will see you personal software listed at the end of the listing of all modules.  You can then run `module load {software}` to make your application available from the command line. 
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     139== Developing EasyBuild Scripts == 
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     141In order to add EasyBuild support for unavailable packages, you will want to set yourself up a [http://easybuild.readthedocs.org/en/latest/Installation_Alternative.html#installation-of-latest-development-version-using-provided-script development install of easybuild].  This will enable you to work with any of the upstream parts of the code base in git clones of your own forks on github.  Most of your focus will be on the easyconfig repo and maybe easyblocks on occasion but the provided setup script works with clones of all the repos in the easybuild system, so you'll need to fork them all on github. 
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    139143== Known Issues ==