Where is "Amber " located and how do I access it?

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Before you can access Amber, you need to read our license agreement and sign a statement that you have done so and will abide by it. See the last section for details.

The Amber program suite is located in the directory /opt/amber. To access it, you have to either include this directory in your path:

export PATH=$PATH':/opt/amber/exe'

Alternatively, you can use "usepackage" to set up Amber. In that case, you just need to type

use amber

and you're done. This command can also be put into your setup file (for intance, .bash_profile) to avoid having to type it every time you want to use Amber.