|How to Use STATA at the FSU HPC|
STATA is a software tool for performing statistical analysis of data. The STATA software is licensed and has been provided by the department of political science. To use STATA, you must request access to the HPC queue polisci_q. Only users who are allowed to use the program.
For interactive use of STATA, use the following command on an HPC login node:
msub -I -q polisci_q
This command will connect you to a node where STATA is installed. If you want to use the gui version of STATA you must connect to the HPC via ssh with X11 packet forwarding enabled. To use the STATA binaries you must setup the environment for STATA:
source /usr/local/stata/setup-stata.shFor csh shell users use
The stata binaries are:
The following is an example of a batch job running STATA via MOAB with a do-file called sample.do.
#!/bin/bash #MOAB -q polisci_q source /usr/local/stata/setup-stata.sh stata -b do sample.do