We need to restrict the access to the Gaussian software on our clusters to people that have read and accepted the license agreement from Gaussian, Inc. If you would like to use Gaussian, then please read the license agreement and send us a confirmation email that you accept the license conditions. If you load the Gaussian module before accepting the license agreement, an error message will be displayed.
[leonhard@euler01 ~]$ module load gaussian ERROR: You are not authorized to use Gaussian on Euler. For legal reasons, you must explicitely accept the Gaussian license agreement before you can use it on Brutus: http://www.brutuswiki.ethz.ch/brutus/Using_Gaussian_on_Brutus#License_agreement Please send a statement of acceptance to firstname.lastname@example.org
The use of Gaussian is subject to the following conditions (this is just a summary; the license agreement is several pages long):
Warning -- This program may not be used in any manner that competes with the business of Gaussian, Inc. or will provide assistance to any competitor of Gaussian, Inc. The licensee of this program is prohibited from giving any competitor of Gaussian, Inc. access to this program. By using this program, the user acknowledges that Gaussian, Inc. is engaged in the business of creating and licensing software in the field of computational chemistry and represents and warrants to the licensee that it is not a competitor of Gaussian, Inc. and that it will not use this program in any manner prohibited above.