ARCHIVED: What is Pango, and where is it installed on XSEDE?

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Pango is a library for laying out and rendering text, with an emphasis on internationalization. Pango is designed to be modular, and can be used wherever text layout is needed. The core Pango layout engine can be used with different font backends. There are three basic backends, with multiple options for rendering with each. For more, see the Pango website.

To determine which Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) digital services have this application installed, use the XSEDE User Portal Software Search. Enter the application name in the Search software box. As you type, search results (i.e., systems with that application installed) are returned automatically. To list all available applications, leave the Search software box empty, and then sort the results by digital service (click Resources), category (click Science Category/Domain), or Service Provider (click Sites).

Similarly, to determine whether an XSEDE Science Gateway provides access to this application, use the search tool on the Gateway Applications page in the XSEDE User Portal.

If this application is not listed, most likely it is not installed on any XSEDE digital services nor accessible from any XSEDE Science Gateways. If a scientific application that is integral to your research is not available, or if a necessary module associated with an installed package is not available, contact the XSEDE Help Desk to request its installation.

This document was developed with support from National Science Foundation (NSF) grants 1053575 and 1548562. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the NSF.

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