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Answers to specific questions that users have asked.

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Code Ocean's Preservation Plan

Covering our preservation and access agreement with CLOCKSS, ownership of content on Code Ocean, and exporting capsules.
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How to delete your account

Write to support at codeocean dot com and we will take care of it.
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What is my capsule's unique identifier?

Both before and after publishing
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Installing OpenCV

Add a new PPA and install libopencv-core-dev
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What licenses do you recommend for code and data?

MIT for code, CC0 for data
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Can I run SPSS code?

Currently, Code Ocean supports GNU PSPP, an open-source alternative.
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Which programming languages does the platform support?

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Does Code Ocean support multiple languages in the same Capsule?

With notes on GPU-based code and proprietary languages
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How can I upgrade built–in packages (e.g. pip)?

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What is apt-get?

Installing Linux packages
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Are machine learning models data or code?

Trick question – they're intermediate results (but if necessary, should be uploaded to /data).
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What machine will my code run on?

CPU, GPU, and RAM (memory) hardware specifications
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Which toolboxes are included with MATLAB?

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Should I delete "sudo" commands on Code Ocean?

Yes. You are the root user on your Code Ocean Capsule
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What happens to a compute capsule once published?

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Quota: measurement, usage, variation between runs, and what if I run out?

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What happens if I log out, close a tab, or turn my computer off while my code is running?

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What is the difference between code and data files?

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What are third–party cookies? Why won't the widget let me log in and run code?

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Why are other people's published capsules showing up in my personal dashboard?

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Who owns the rights to my code and data?

You do; Code Ocean makes no claims of copyright to your uploaded work.
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How do I knit an Rmarkdown document?

Use the render command from the Rmarkdown library for your Rmd files.
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