BBMap is a splice-aware global aligner for DNA and RNA sequencing reads. It is part of the BBTools project and includes other tools like BBDuk.
- Version: 38.95
- Added: September, 2019
- Updated: February, 2022
See versions of bbmap which are available:
$ module avail bbmap
Load one version into your environment and run it:
$ module load bbmap/38.95 $ bbmap.sh
Note: BBMap is multithreaded for both indexing and mapping. It will use all available threads on the host unless capped with the
t= flag. Please set this to a number that matches the number of CPUs you requested in your SLURM allocation. See
bbmap.sh -h for more information.
Notes from the sysadmin during installation:
$ cd /tmp $ tar xf BBMap_38.95.tar.gz $ wget https://liquidtelecom.dl.sourceforge.net/project/bbmap/BBMap_38.95.tar.gz $ sudo mkdir -p /export/apps/bbmap/38.95 $ sudo cp -r bbmap/* /export/apps/bbmap/38.95