Using Python and virtual environments on Cheyenne

September 8, 2017

CISL’s documentation for Cheyenne supercomputer users now includes details regarding how to load Python modules and custom-built Python packages as well as how to set up and maintain a Python virtual environment.

Setting up a virtual environment is particularly important for those who want to avoid version conflicts when using CISL-built Python packages along with packages that they install or develop themselves. The step-by-step process is described here.