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 You can, of course, replace XYZ with any software package name. You can, of course, replace XYZ with any software package name.
-There are a few software packages that are installed but do not use the modules system. These include OpenFOAM and some commercially licensed software packages. For these, check the [[wiki:howto|howto section]] for details. If you cannot find your software package there, then you can ask us to install it for you by sending an email to helpdesk@chpc.ac.za. But:+There are a few software packages that are installed but do not use the modules system. These include OpenFOAM and some commercially licensed software packages. For these, check the [[howto|howto section]] for details. If you cannot find your software package there, then you can ask us to install it for you by sending an email to helpdesk@chpc.ac.za. But:
 It must run on linux It must run on linux
-If it is commercially licensed, you must contact the license holder to arrange to fulfil ​the licensing requirements. In most circumstances,​ the CHPC will not provide the license for you or pay for it. Note that if you intend to do commercial work with it, you must have a commercial license - we may not bend any licensing rules.+If it is commercially licensed, you must contact the license holder to arrange to fulfill ​the licensing requirements. In most circumstances,​ the CHPC will not provide the license for you or pay for it. Note that if you intend to do commercial work with it, you must have a commercial license - we may not bend any licensing rules.
  
 Also note that it is sometimes considerably more complex to install software on a supercomputer than on a laptop - you may have to be a little patient while we do this. Also note that it is sometimes considerably more complex to install software on a supercomputer than on a laptop - you may have to be a little patient while we do this.
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