STATA is a general-purpose statistical software package for *nix, Windows and Mac. In the following you'll be presented with how to install STATA and the needed libraries.
You need to install a series of libraries to run STATA. STATA uses the GTK+ framework.
If you use GNOME, you'll the following additional packages.
You need Packages libgtksourceviewmm which is found in the '[community]' repository.
After you have installed the package, you need to create a symlink from
libgtksourceview-1.0.so.0. To do this run this command as root:
ln -s /usr/lib/libgtksourceview-2.0.so.0 /usr/lib/libgtksourceview-1.0.so.0
You also need the package
libgnomeprint which is available in the AUR.
After you have installed these packages, you need to insert your STATA CD and mount it.
Create a directory for stata
Create a directory
Once you've created the directory, change into the directory:
And run the installer from the directory you mounted the CD into:
Follow the instructions and you'll end up with STATA installed.
After you have installed STATA, change the permissions on
/usr/local/stata12 so you can execute it as a normal user:
chmod -R 755 /usr/local/stata12