Description

Run VS Code on any machine anywhere and access it in the browser.

Software Category: tools

For detailed information, visit the Code Server website.

Available Versions

To find the available versions and learn how to load them, run:

module spider code-server

The output of the command shows the available Code Server module versions.

For detailed information about a particular Code Server module, including how to load the module, run the module spider command with the module’s full version label. For example:

module spider code-server/4.16.1
ModuleVersion Module Load Command
code-server4.16.1 module load apptainer/1.2.2 code-server/4.16.1
code-server4.16.1 module load code-server/4.16.1

Interactive Sessions through Rivanna’s Web Portal

Interactive sessions of Code Server can be launched through Rivanna’s web portal, Open OnDemand. If you are new to Rivanna, you may want to read the Getting Started Guide to learn more about the partitions.

Python Setup

Python users should install the ms-python extension and select an appropriate interpreter:

  1. Press F1
  2. Search for “python: select interpreter”
  3. Choose the anaconda python or any other python in your custom environments.

Closing the Interactive Session

When you are done, delete the Code Server session from the “My Interactive Sessions” tab and the allocated resources will be released.