Installing Intel® Cluster Checker Extensions Using YUM Repository

Published: 11/20/2018  

Last Updated: 11/20/2018

By Olivia Z Mitchell

Installing Intel® Cluster Checker Extensions

Intel® Cluster Checker Extensions must be installed upon a compatible version of Intel® Cluster Checker.  A standalone version of Intel® Cluster Checker can be downloaded here and is also distributed via the Intel® YUM repository along with the extension packages.

Installing Intel® Cluster Checker Extensions Using YUM Repository

In order to install Intel® Cluster Checker Extensions using the Intel® YUM repository, follow the instructions below. [Note: These steps require privileged access]

  1. Add the Intel® Cluster Checker Extensions YUM repository: 
    sudo yum-config-manager --add-repo https://yum.repos.intel.com/clck-ext/2019/setup/intel-clck-ext-2019.repo
    
  2. Import the gpg public key for the repository: 
    sudo rpm --import https://yum.repos.intel.com/intel-gpg-keys/GPG-PUB-KEY-INTEL-SW-PRODUCTS-2019.PUB
    
  3. Install the desired extension using the YUM package manager: 
    yum install <EXTENSION-NAME>
    
  • Example: 
    yum install intel-clck-hpc-platform

The following lists the available extensions for Intel® Cluster Checker:

Name Intel® Cluster Checker Version* EXTENSION-NAME
Intel® Cluster Checker Extension for Intel HPC Platform Specification 2019.0 intel-clck-hpc-platform
Intel® Cluster Checker Extension for Intel® Select Solutions for Red Hat* Openshift 2019.0 intel-clck-extensions-select-solutions-openshift
Intel® Cluster Checker Extension for Intel® Select Solutions for Simulation and Modeling 2019.0 intel-clck-extensions-select-solutions-for-simulation-and-modeling

*Please note that extensions are intended to be installed exclusively on their specified Intel® Cluster Checker version. This is indicated in the above table.

Intel® Cluster Checker Extension for Intel HPC Platform Specification

Description: Provides capabilities for Intel® Cluster Checker to verify compliance with Intel HPC Platform Specification requirements. Also uses these updated capabilities to verify compliance with Base and Plus configurations of Intel® Select Solutions for Simulation and Modeling requirements.

Intel® Cluster Checker Extension for Intel® Select Solutions for Red Hat* Openshift

Description: Provides capabilities for Intel® Cluster Checker to verify compliance with Intel® Select Solutions for Red Hat* Openshift requirements.

Intel® Cluster Checker Extension for Intel® Select Solutions for Simulation and Modeling

Description: Provides capabilities for Intel® Cluster Checker to verify compliance with Base and Plus configurations of Intel® Select Solutions for Simulation and Modeling requirements. This extension also verifies compliance with Intel® Scalable System Framework 2016.0 requirements.

Checking the YUM Repository for available packages

To list all available packages in a YUM repository, please run the following. Repository set-up is not required for this.

  1. Run: 
    repoquery --repofrompath=reponame,<NAME-OF-REPOSITORY> --repoid=reponame  -a
    
  • Example 
    repoquery --repofrompath=reponame,https://yum.repos.intel.com/clck-ext/2019 --repoid=reponame  -a

     

Product and Performance Information

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Performance varies by use, configuration and other factors. Learn more at www.Intel.com/PerformanceIndex.