A large number of software packages is already available for grid use, we realize that there are always new software elements that are critical to your research process. You may request that software be added to the OASIS software library with a simple email to support@opensciencegrid.org, along the following lines:

To: support@opensciencegrid.org
Subject: Please install _______ in OASIS

Hello OSG User Support -

My name is _______ and I am using OSG resources to perform research
in the field of _______. It would be helpful to me to have the
_______ software (version _______) available on the grid.  Please
find details on installing this software at the following web site:

As long as this code is:

  1. Available to the public in source form (e.g. open source)
  2. Licensed to all users, and does not require a license key

we should be able to install it in the OSG software respository which will make it available on most sites in the OSG.


This page was updated on Sep 22, 2021 at 17:34 from start/software/software-request.md.