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Running Stata as batch Job
Here's an example as batch file that you can use to run Stata
#!/bin/bash #SBATCH --ntasks=1 #SBATCH --partition=general module purge module load stata/15-SE stata-se -b MyJob.do
This will run the Stata commands that you've placed in the file MyJob.do.
Running Stata via its interactive GUI
You can run Stata as a GUI, so that Stata runs on the HPC cluster, but it will display its GUI Window on your local desktop/laptop. You will need to meet these conditions
- You must be on campus, or use the VPN, to run the Stata GUI. You can learn more about the VPN here
- You must connect using X2Go software (unless you are using Unix or Linux, in which case can use SSH with the options -XC, for X windows and compression).
When you start X2Go, you will get a console. In this console, type the following
module purge module load stata/15-SE xstata-se &
After a few seconds, you should see a window like this