[ESS] Stata-se with ESS

Paul Burkander paul at burkander.com
Thu Dec 1 22:00:14 CET 2011

I should have been more clear - I don't have sudo privileges on the
machine that I'm ssh'ing into.

Is there an alternative solution?

On Thu, Dec 1, 2011 at 3:57 PM, Shige Song <shigesong at gmail.com> wrote:
> This should do:
> sudo ln -s /usr/local/stata12/stata-se /usr/local/bin/stata
> Shige
> On Thu, Dec 1, 2011 at 3:51 PM, Paul Burkander <paul at burkander.com> wrote:
>> I'd like to be able to start stata-se in ess.  I've googled a bit, and
>> I can't find a way to do it.
>> This site (https://stat.ethz.ch/pipermail/ess-help/2004-December/002330.html)
>> addressed the question 7 years ago. I tried to follow the
>> instructions, modifying the file ess-sta-d.el, but it didn't work.
>> The method seemed promising; I'm surprised it didn't work.
>> This site (http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2005-01/msg00514.html)
>> addressed the question 6 years ago, and suggests making a link in
>> /usr/local/bin/.  I can't do this since I'm using tramp to run stata
>> through emacs over ssh.
>> Is there a way to modify the ess lisp files so that ess always calls stata-se?
>> Thanks,
>> Paul
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