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Octave for Microsoft Windows
Revision as of 21:01, 3 June 2016
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For 64 bit binary distributed from the unofficial site, pre-built package are not prepared.
Please follow the instruction
on the distribution page.
windows ships not full featured gnuplot. Therefore you cannot use pull gnuplot graphics toolkit features
(e.g. cannot use cairo based devise like "-dpdfcairo"). If you want use full features of gnuplot_graphics toolkit,
please use the following instruction
# Download and install gnuplot if you do not have it. You can find the windows installer in the [https://sourceforge.net/projects/gnuplot/files/gnuplot/ gnuplot web site for Files section] The latest version is 5.0.
# Make .octaverc in your USERPROFILE directory. We can find path of USERPROFILE directory by
>> getenv USERPROFILE
make .octaverc by your favorite text editor
set gnuplot_binary e
gnuplot_binary 'C:\Program Files (x86)\gnuplot\bin\gnuplot,exe'
Please do not forget
path name by single quote (') if name of which has (a) white space(s)
== Octave 4.0.1 on cygwin==
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