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     # pacman -S octave
 
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=Linuxbrew=
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=Homebrew on Linux=
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Octave is provided by the [https://linuxbrew.sh/ Linuxbrew] package manager, which is a cross-distribution packaging system. It is possible to install the current release of Octave or the development version and any needed dependencies within your home directory. This is particularly useful if you have an older Linux distribution or if you do not have root access. Octave can be installed with the commands:
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Octave is provided by the [https://brew.sh/ Homebrew] package manager, which is a cross-distribution packaging system. "Homebrew on Linux" was formerly a fork known as Linuxbrew. It is possible to install the current release of Octave or the development version and any needed dependencies within your home directory. This is particularly useful if you have an older GNU/Linux distribution or if you do not have root access.
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Homebrew can be installed with the command:
    
     sh -c "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Linuxbrew/install/master/install.sh)"
 
     sh -c "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Linuxbrew/install/master/install.sh)"
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It can be added to your shell environment and future login environments with:
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     test -d ~/.linuxbrew && eval $(~/.linuxbrew/bin/brew shellenv)
 
     test -d ~/.linuxbrew && eval $(~/.linuxbrew/bin/brew shellenv)
 
     test -d /home/linuxbrew/.linuxbrew && eval $(/home/linuxbrew/.linuxbrew/bin/brew shellenv)
 
     test -d /home/linuxbrew/.linuxbrew && eval $(/home/linuxbrew/.linuxbrew/bin/brew shellenv)
 
     test -r ~/.bash_profile && echo "eval \$($(brew --prefix)/bin/brew shellenv)" >>~/.bash_profile
 
     test -r ~/.bash_profile && echo "eval \$($(brew --prefix)/bin/brew shellenv)" >>~/.bash_profile
 
     echo "eval \$($(brew --prefix)/bin/brew shellenv)" >>~/.profile
 
     echo "eval \$($(brew --prefix)/bin/brew shellenv)" >>~/.profile
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Once set up, Octave can be installed with the command:
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     brew install octave
 
     brew install octave
    
[[Category:Installation]]
 
[[Category:Installation]]
 
[[Category:GNU/Linux]]
 
[[Category:GNU/Linux]]
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