WARNING: From 9am on 19th August until 5pm on 2nd September there will be no access to the Stanage HPC cluster.

We will send an email to notify you when Stanage is back online and available for job submission.


The ShARC HPC cluster was decommissioned on the 30th of November 2023 at 17:00. It is no longer possible for users to access that cluster.


sbt is a build tool for Scala, Java, and more.

Interactive Usage

After connecting to the cluster, start an interactive session.

Load a particular version of sbt using:

module load dev/sbt/0.13.13

This makes the sbt command available to your session.

You will also need to load a version of Java. For example

module load apps/java/jdk1.8.0_102/binary

Installation notes

These are primarily for administrators of the system.

sbt 0.13.13 was installed as follows

cp /usr/local/media/sbt/sbt-0.13.13.tgz .
tar -xvzf ./sbt-0.13.13.tgz
cd sbt-launcher-packaging-0.13.13/
mkdir -p /usr/local/packages/dev/sbt/0.13.13
mv ./* /usr/local/packages/dev/sbt/0.13.13

Installation Media

  • The install tarball is on the system at /usr/local/media/sbt/sbt-0.13.13.tgz

Module files

  • The module file is on the system at /usr/local/modulefiles/dev/sbt/0.13.13

  • On github: 0.13.13.