Fork me on GitHub


Iceberg was decommissioned on 30th November 2020. Users of Iceberg need to switch to using ShARC and/or Bessemer instead.


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

Interactive Usage

After connecting to Iceberg (see Establishing a SSH connection), start an interactive session with the qrshx command.

The latest version of sbt (currently 0.13.13) is made available with the command

module load apps/binapps/sbt

Alternatively, you can load a specific version with

module load apps/binapps/sbt/0.13.13

This command makes the sbt command available to your session.

Installation notes

These are primarily for administrators of the system.

sbt 0.13.13 was installed as follows

tar -xvzf ./sbt-0.13.13.tgz
cd sbt-launcher-packaging-0.13.13/
mkdir -p /usr/local/packages6/apps/binapps/scala-sbt/0.13.13
mv ./* /usr/local/packages6/apps/binapps/scala-sbt/0.13.13/

Module files

  • The module file is on the system at /usr/local/modulefiles/apps/binapps/sbt

  • On github: 0.13.13.