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How to Use Graphical Applications on ACRES

Following this method, you may run a graphical application on ACRES and see / interact with it through the display of your local computer.


Please note: DO NOT use the method outlined in the article to execute parallel jobs. Intensive parallel computations must still be performed through SLURM. Only use this graphical interface to set-up / inspect your files.

From a Windows computer:

View this tutorial PDF: ACRES_Starting_GUI_ programs.pdf

From a Linux computer:

ssh into acres with the "-X" option:

ssh -X