Information on running CERN's ROOT software on the Odyssey cluster.
CentOS 7 / Installing For Yourself
You will need to source the ROOT setup script in your installation (thisroot.sh) before running ROOT.
Please follow CERN's instructions for the location of that.
CentOS 6 Legacy Module
For the cluster, you should install this for yourself on CentOS 7. However, at your own risk, you can try running the CentOS 6 module on Odyssey 3.
To use it requires loading the CentOS 6 compatibility module, a GCC module, and the ROOT module
A modular scientific software framework. It provides all the functionalities needed to deal with big data processing, statistical analysis, visualisation
This module can only be loaded through the following modules:
module load centos6/0.0.1-fasrc01
module load gcc/4.8.2-fasrc01 root/6.02.10-fasrc01
You then need to follow ROOT's regular usage instructions and source its setup script:
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