The software blast is installed on the cluster in /apps/blast/ncbi/2.2.25.
Running the application using modules
To use blast with the environment modules system at HPC the following commands are available:
Get module information for blast:
$module spider blast_ncbi
Load the application module:
$module load blast_ncbi
The modulefile for this software adds the directory with executable files to the shell execution PATH and sets the following environment variables:
HPC_BLAST_DIR - directory where blast is located.