In order to start an interactive Stata session, you need to type the command stata:
[leonhard@euler05 ~]$ module load stata/13 [leonhard@euler05 ~]$ stata ___ ____ ____ ____ ____ (R) /__ / ____/ / ____/ ___/ / /___/ / /___/ 13.1 Copyright 1985-2013 StataCorp LP Statistics/Data Analysis StataCorp 4905 Lakeway Drive College Station, Texas 77845 USA 800-STATA-PC http://www.stata.com 979-696-4600 firstname.lastname@example.org 979-696-4601 (fax) x-user Stata network perpetual license: Serial number: xxxxxxxxxxxx Licensed to: xxxx Zurich Notes: 1. Command line editing enabled Note: Your site can add messages to the introduction by editing the file stata.msg in the directory where Stata is installed. running /cluster/apps/stata/13/x86_64/sysprofile.do ... set processors allowed only with Stata/MP. r(198); running /cluster/home/leonhard/profile.do ... set processors allowed only with Stata/MP. r(198); .
You can end the interactive session by typing the command exit. There is also the possibility to use the graphical user interface (GUI) of Stata, if X11-forwarding is already configured. After setting up the X11-forwarding, you can start Stata GUI with the command xstata.