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The Social Science Gateway (SSG) grant has ended, please read here about ongoing availability of resources created as part of that project.

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[SDS] Missing menu entries fixed for Stata

On SDS, the GUI was missing menu entries for Stata, and R. This has been fixed.

[solved] Performance, usability issues on Windows NX clients for SSG

Certain users had reported performance issues (slow KDE menu, etc.) on the SSG NX sessions (most obvious to Windows users, less so to Linux users), as well as some difficulties with the default configuration for the file browser in Gnome (all users). We have implemented solutions for these, and pushed them to all users. Please [...]

KDE now a desktop option on SSG

The KDE desktop environment is common in some environments, including the Census Research Data Center, and the old login nodes of our VirtualRDC. It is now available as an option for the graphical login to the SSG. If you use the web login feature, you will find a pre-configured KDE session here. If you prefer [...]