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Genuse

General Use Linux Machines

The Genuse computing environment is a shared Linux compute environment for instruction and research by Lyle faculty and students. Lyle Genuse services are currently available to Lyle School of Engineering faculty and students for designated course and research work.


Getting Started

If you are interested in using Genuse, you will need to obtain a Genuse account. Simply send an email request to help@smu.edu with Lyle Genuse Account in the subject line.

 

General Use Linux Machines

HostnameMake/ModelProcessorRAM
genuse55HP DL380Dual 14 Core Intel Xeon@2.6GHz380GB
genuse54HP DL380Dual 14 Core Intel Xeon@2.6GHz380GB
genuse53HP DL380Dual 14 Core Intel Xeon@2.6GHz380GB
genuse52HP DL380Dual 14 Core Intel Xeon@2.6GHz380GB
genuse51HP DL380Dual 14 Core Intel Xeon@2.6GHz380GB
genuse50HP DL380Dual 14 Core Intel Xeon@2.6GHz380GB
genuse49HP DL380Dual 14 Core Intel Xeon@2.6GHz380GB
genuse48HP DL380Dual 14 Core Intel Xeon@2.6GHz380GB
genuse47Dell R730Dual 12 Core Intel Xeon@2.6GHz320GB
genuse46Dell R730Dual 12 Core Intel Xeon@2.6GHz320GB
genuse45Dell R730Dual 12 Core Intel Xeon@2.6GHz320GB
genuse44Dell R730Dual 12 Core Intel Xeon@2.6GHz320GB
genuse43Dell R730Dual 12 Core Intel Xeon@2.6GHz320GB
genuse42Dell R730Dual 12 Core Intel Xeon@2.6GHz320GB
genuse41Dell R730Dual 12 Core Intel Xeon@2.6GHz320GB
genuse40Dell R720Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.5GHz252GB
genuse39Dell R720Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.5GHz252GB
genuse38Dell R720Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.5GHz252GB
genuse37Dell R720Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.5GHz252GB
genuse36Dell R720Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.5GHz252GB
genuse35Dell R720Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.5GHz252GB
genuse34Dell R720Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.5GHz252GB
genuse33Dell R720Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.5GHz252GB
genuse32Dell R720Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.5GHz252GB
genuse31Dell R710Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.4GHz192GB
genuse30Dell R710Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.4GHz192GB
genuse29Dell R710Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.4GHz192GB
genuse28Dell R710Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.4GHz192GB
genuse27Dell R710Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.4GHz192GB
genuse26Dell R710Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.4GHz192GB
genuse25Dell R710Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.4GHz128GB
genuse24Dell R710Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.4GHz96GB
genuse23Dell R710Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.4GHz96GB
genuse22Dell R710Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.4GHz96GB
genuse21Dell R710Dual Six Core Intel Xeon@3.4GHz96GB
genuse20Dell R710Dual Quad Core Intel Xeon@3.0GHz72GB
genuse19Dell R710Dual Quad Core Intel Xeon@3.0GHz72GB
genuse18Dell R710Dual Quad Core Intel Xeon@3.0GHz72GB

Note to remote users: 
Add the domain lyle.smu.edu to these hostnames for a FQDN (Fully Qualified Domain Name).
For example: genuse55.lyle.smu.edu

Operating Systems

CentOS Linux OS used on General Use LInux Servers

Available Softwares

Special Use Programs
VLSI tools
Drawing Utilities
Mathematical/Engineering Tools
Graphing Utilities
Spreadsheets
Color Maps
Utilities
Picture/Icon Viewers
Usenet News Readers
Web Browsers
Mail Readers
Window Managers
Text Holders
Compilers/Debuggers
Text Previewers
Formatters/Spelling tools
Editors

Special Use Programs
  • ANSYS Mechanical :  Structural Simulation
    • Usage: ansys or runwb2
    • Platform: Linux and Windows
    • URL: https://www.ansys.com/
VLSI tools
Drawing Utilities
Mathematical/Engineering Tools
  • matlab : A tool for doing numerical computations with matrices and vectors.
  • ampl : A comprehensive, powerful and flexible algebraic modeling language for the linear, nonlinear and integer programming problems often encountered in optimization.
  • gams - General Algebraic Modeling System : GAMS is a modeling system for mathematical optimization problems, both linear, non-linear and mixed-integer.
  • cplex : Mathematical Programming Optimizers
  • bc : An arbitrary precision calculator language
    • Usage: bc [ -lws ] [ file ... ]
    • Platform: All
  • xcalc : Scientific calculator for X
    • Usage: xcalc
    • Platform: All
  • R : A language for data analysis and graphics
Graphing Utilities
Color Maps
  • xstdcmap : X standard color map utility
    • Usage: xstdcmap
    • Platform: All
Utilities
  • xwd : Dumps a copy of an X window into a file
  • xwininfo : A window information utility for X
  • man : Manual page viewer
    • Usage: man [command]
    • Platform: All
  • xmag : Magnify parts of the screen
  • xmodmap : Utility for modifying keymaps and pointer button mappings in X
  • xev : Print contents of X events
    • Usage: xev [-display displayname] [-geometry geom] [-bw pixels] [-bs {NotUseful,WhenMapped,Always}] [-id windowid] [-s] [-name string] [-rv]
    • Platform: Linux
    • URL: http://www.xfree86.org/current/xev.1.html
  • zip : A file compression utility for for .zip
    • Usage: zip [-options] [-b path] [-t mmddyyyy] [-n suffixes] [zipfile list] [-xi list]
    • Platform: All
  • unzip : A file expansion utility for .zip
    • Usage: unzip [-Z] [-opts[modifiers]] file[.zip] [list] [-x xlist] [-d exdir]
    • Platform: All
  • gzip : A file compression utility for .gz
    • Usage: gzip [-cdfhlLnNrtvV19] [-S suffix] [file ...]
    • Platform: All
  • gunzip : A file expansion utility for .gz
    • Usage: gunzip [-cdfhlLnNrtvV19] [-S suffix] [file ...]
    • Platform: All
  • bzip2 : A file compression utility for .bz2
  • bunzip2 : A file expansion utility for .bz2
  • tar : The tar archiving utility
    • Usage: tar [ - ] A --catenate --concatenate | c --create | d --diff --compare | --delete | r --append | t --list | u --update | x --extract --get [ options ] pathname [ pathname ... ]
    • Platform: All
Picture/Icon Viewers
  • bitmap : Bitmap editor and converter
    • Usage: bitmap
    • Platform: All
  • xwud : Image displayer for file dumped by command xwd
Web Browsers
Mail Readers
Window Managers
  • ICEwm : a stacking window manager for the X Window System 
    • Usage: icewm
    • Platform: linux
    • URL:
  • Twm (Tab Window Manager) : Twm (Tab Window Manager, or sometimes Tom's Window Manager, after the principal author Tom LaStrange) provides titlebars, shaped windows, several forms of icon management, user-defined macro functions, click-to-type and pointer-driven keyboard focus, and user-specified key and pointer button bindings.

Text Holders

 

Compilers/Debuggers
  • GCC : GNU C compiler
  • G++ : GNU C++ compiler
  • CC : Vendor C compiler
    • Usage: cc
    • Platform: All
  • CXX : DEC C++ compiler
    • Usage: cxx
    • Platform: linux
  • F77 : Fortran compiler
    • Usage: f77
    • Platform: Linux
  • G77 : Gnu Fortran compiler
  • Prolog : Prolog Development System
    • Usage: prolog
    • Platform: Linux only
  • GDB: The GNU Project Debugger : GDB, the GNU Project debugger, allows you to see what is going on `inside' another program while it executes -- or what another program was doing at the moment it crashed.
  • DDD - Data Display Debugger : GNU DDD is a graphical front-end for command-line debuggers such as GDB, DBX, WDB, Ladebug, JDB, XDB, the Perl debugger, the bash debugger, or the Python debugger
  • GNU Common Lisp : An implementation of Common Lisp
  • eclipse : Eclipse is an open source community whose projects are focused on providing an extensible development platform and application frameworks for building software.
Text Previewers
Formatters/Spelling tools
Editors