OpenKIM binary packages -- community feedback requested

Dear LAMMPS community,

To make the KIM API and KIM Models available from OpenKIM easier to obtain and use, we are working to create pre-compiled binary packages (similar to those available for LAMMPS itself) for popular package management systems. We have just released packages for Ubuntu (see

We need your help to prioritize our efforts in this regard. So, we have set up a brief one-question survey to get your input:

It will take just 30 seconds to fill in and we would greatly appreciate your feedback to let us know where to focus our efforts.

If you would like to be kept up to date on developments, we have set up a twitter feed at:

Follow @openkimnews to hear about the latest.