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spack commands to run AMD Toolchain

Prereq­uisites

1. Python 2 (2.6 or 2.7) or 3 (3.5 - 3.9) to run Spack
2. A C/C++ compiler for building
3. The make executable for building
4. The tar, gzip, bzip2, xz and optionally zstd execut­ables for extracting source code
5. The patch command to apply patches
6. The git and curl commands for fetching
7. If using the gpg subcom­mand, gnupg2 is required

Specs & depend­encies

@ is optional version specifier (@1.2­:1.4)
Ex: amdff­tw@2.2
% is optional compiler specifier
Ex: amdff­tw@2.2 %aocc@2.2
+ or - or ~ are optional variant specifiers for boolean variants
Ex: +debug, -qt, or ~qt
name=­<va­lue­> is optional variant specifier
Ex: amdbl­is@2.2 thread­s=o­penmp
name=­<va­lue­> is optional compiler flag specifiers
Valid flag names are cflags, cxxfl­ags, fflags, cppfl­ags,
ldflags, and ldlibs
targe­t=<­val­ue> os=<va­lue­> are
optional archit­ecture specifier
Ex: targe­t=zen2 os=aocc
^ Dependency specs
Ex: amdfftw ^openm­pi@­4.0.3

Config­uration

spack config edit [-h] [--pri­nt-­file] section
get and set config­uration options,
section: compi­ler­s/m­irr­ors­/re­pos­/pa­cka­ges­/mo­dul­es/­con­fig­/up­str­eams
spack config update [-hy] section
update config­uration options

Query packages

spack info package
get detailed inform­ation on a
particular packages are on disk as installed
spack depend­encies packag­e/p­ack­age­_specs
show depend­encies of a package
spack depend­ents package
show packages that depend on another
spack find [-ldvf] [package]
list and search installed packages
spack graph packag­e/p­ack­age­_specs
generate graphs of package dependency relati­onships
spack list
list and search available packages
spack location [-i, --inst­all­-dir] [-p, --pack­age­-dir] package
print out locations of packages and spack direct­ories
spack providers virtua­l_p­ackage
list packages that provide a particular virtual package

Build packages

spack clean [-a, --all] [-s, --stage] [-p, --pyth­on-­cache] [packa­ge(s)]
remove temporary build files and/or
downloaded archives
spack gc [-y, --yes-­to-­all]
remove specs that are now no longer
needed
spack install [-j, --jobs JOBS] [-v, --verbose] [--cac­he-­only] [--sou­rce] packag­e_specs
build and install packages
spack setup [-v, --verb­ose] packag­e_specs
create a config­uration script and module,
but don’t build
spack spec [-l, --long] [-I, --inst­all­-st­atus] package(s)
show what would be installed,
given a spec
spack uninstall [-R, --depe­ndents] [-y, --yes-­to-­all] packag­e_specs
remove installed packages

Create packages

spack create [-hfb] [--kee­p-s­tage] [-n NAME] [url]
create a new package file, url:url of package archive
spack edit [-h] [package]
open package files in $EDITOR
spack versions [-hs] [-c CONCUR­RENCY] package
list available versions of a package

Enviro­nments

spack add [-h] [-l LIST_N­AME] packag­e_specs
add a spec to an enviro­nment
spack concretize [-f, --force]
concretize an enviro­nment and write a lockfile
spack env create [--wit­hou­t-view] env [envfile]
create virtual enviro­nments
spack env list
list all virtual enviro­nments
spack env activate [-v, --with­-view]
manage virtual enviro­nments
spack env remove [-hy] env [envfile]
remove virtual enviro­nments

System

spack arch [-h] [--kno­wn-­tar­gets] [-p | -o | -t] [-f | -b]
print archit­ecture inform­ation about this machine
spack compiler find add_paths
find compilers from given path
spack compiler remove compil­er_spec
remove given compiler
spack compiler list / spack compilers
list compilers available
spack compiler info [-h] compil­er_spec
show compiler inform­ation

Developer

spack cd [-i, --inst­all­-dir] [-p, --pack­age­-dir] packag­e_spec
cd to spack direct­ories in the shell
spack flake8 specif­ic_­fil­es_­to_­check
runs source code style checks on Spack. requires flake8

User enviro­nment

spack load packag­e_specs
add installed package to the user enviro­nment
spack unload packag­e_specs
remove package from the user enviro­nment

Extensions

spack activate instal­led­_spec
activate a package extension on installed package spec
spack extensions [-s {packa­ges­,in­sta­lle­d,a­cti­vat­ed,­all}] packag­e_spec
list extensions for package

More help

spack docs [-h]
open spack docume­ntation in a web browser
spack help [-ha] [--spec] help_c­omm­and]
get help on spack and its commands

References

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