Tutorial: Spack 101

This is a full-day introduction to Spack with lectures and live demos. It was presented as a tutorial at the Exascale Computing Project Annual Meeting in 2019.

You can use these materials to teach a course on Spack at your own site, or you can just skip ahead and read the live demo scripts to see how Spack is used in practice.


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Full citation: Todd Gamblin, Gregory Becker, Matt Legendre, Mario Melara, and Peter Scheibel. Spack Tutorial. Presented at ECP Annual Meeting 2019. January 14, 2019. Houston, TX, USA.

Live Demos

These scripts will take you step-by-step through basic Spack tasks. They correspond to sections in the slides above.

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