the shell interface to Stan

Download and Get Started

The CmdStan distribution includes the complete source and documentation for all platforms.

Unpack the distribution and consult the user’s guide (in directory doc/) for installation and getting started instructions.


The CmdStan documentation is also available directly.

Stan’s modeling language documentation is platform independent.

Previous Releases

All previous releases are available.

Source Code and Issue Tracker

CmdStan’s source code and issue tracker are hosted by GitHub.


CmdStan is open-source licensed under the