LHCb applications are ran in a containerised environment by passing the
--allow-containers argument to
Before activating this feature the
GaudiExecution/lbRunOptions configuration option under
Operations must be set to include this argument, e.g.
Containerised LHCb applications can then be enabled or disabled at three levels of granularity.
In order of preference these are:
* For a single compute element by setting
* For an entire site by setting
* Globally by setting the
LbPlatformUtils only supports Singularity however future releases may allow the
AllowContainers option to be used to set which container technologies can be used.