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The GenomeTools genome analysis system is a free collection of bioinformatics tools (in the realm of genome informatics) combined into a single binary named gt. It is based on a C library named “libgenometools” which consists of several modules. Includes also the tool LTRdigest.


Version 1.6.1. Freely available to all users. The modules have names

genometools-1.3.3 (ltrdigest-1.3.3)
genometools-1.5.1-gcc (ltrdigest-1.5.1-gcc)


Free license based on OpenBSD model.


You can load the module via the command

module add genometools-1.3.3

The module load makes available the program path and also paths to openmpi-1.6, which enables job parallelization.

Documentation and Except that is available the LTRdigest manual. When not on web anymore, use the local copy in directory /software/ltrdigest-1.5.1/docs.

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