ParaView

ParaView is an open-source, multi-platform application designed to visualize data sets of size varying from small to very large. ParaView was developed to support distributed computational models for processing large data sets and to create an open, flexible user interface.

Availability and Restrictions

ParaView is available on Ruby, Oakley and Glenn Clusters. The versions currently available at OSC are:

VERSION GLENN OAKLEY Ruby NOTEs
3.3.0 X      
3.8.0 X      
3.14.1 X X*    
4.3.1     X*  
4.4.0   X    
*: Current default version

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

Access

ParaView is available for use by all OSC users.

Usage

Usage on Glenn

Set-up on Glenn

ParaView is normally started with a  module load  command along with the specific version on Glenn. For example, to load ParaView version 3.8.0, type: module load paraview-3.8.0  Following a successful loading of the ParaView module, you can access the ParaView program:
paraview

Usage on Oakley

Set-up on Oakley

To load the default version of ParaView module, use  module load paraview . To select a particular software version, use   module load paraview/version . For example, use  module load paraview/4.4.0  to load ParaView version 4.4.0 on Oakley. Following a successful loading of the ParaView module, you can access the ParaView program:
paraview

Usage on Ruby

Set-up on Ruby

To load the default version of ParaView module, use  module load paraview . To select a particular software version, use   module load paraview/version . For example, use  module load paraview/4.3.1  to load ParaView version 4.3.1 on Ruby. Following a successful loading of the ParaView module, you can access the ParaView program:
paraview

Documentation

ParaView documentation is available on-line at http://www.paraview.org/paraview-guide/.

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