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#REDIRECT [[Octave for Microsoft Windows#GNU Octave on cygwin]]
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Octave can be built on cygwin too !
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==Pre-requisites==
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Setup your system the same way as described on page [[Octave for Debian systems]]. The next step is to tweak a bit the texlive configuration file: (remember cygwin as no sudo command)
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    vi /usr/share/texmf-dist/web2c
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Change
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    TEXMFLOCAL = $TEXMFROOT/texmf-site
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into
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    TEXMFLOCAL = $TEXMFROOT/texmf-site:$TEXMFROOT/texmf
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Then run
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    mktexlsr
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==Build==
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Now you are ready to built your
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Before building Octave from scratch on a Mac OS X platform you need to install several GNU programs and libraries that are not shipped with your Mac. This descriptio111n will guide you through the procedure of GNUifying your Mac OS X step by step, so that you are then be able to configure, compile, install and run the Octave program.

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