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This pages serves as a collecting point for all issues related to the development of Octave.
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This page contains links to pages of interest to developers.
  
The future development of Octave is planned on the [[Roadmap]] page.
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== Getting started ==
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* [[Developer FAQ]]
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* [[Contribution guidelines]] for Octave
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** [[C++ style guide]]
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** [[Octave style guide]]
  
On the page [[Projects]] possible tasks are listed for future Octave developers.  
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== [[:Category:Project_Ideas|Project ideas]] and work in progess ==
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* [[Short projects]] -- Good starting point to get into the Octave development.
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* [[Summer of Code Project Ideas]] -- Ideas page for GSoC, SOCIS, ... projects.
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* [[Projects]] -- Many things that would be nice to have done.
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** [[Classdef]] -- Define own data types using <code>classdef</code>.
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** [[JIT]] -- Just in time compiler for Octave.
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** [[GUI terminal widget]] -- Ideas about a new improved terminal widget.
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** [[International Characters Support]] -- Using Octave in your own language.
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== Tools & techniques ==
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* [[Mercurial]] -- Version control scheme.
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* [[MXE]] -- Cross-compiling to Windows.
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* gdb -- debugger.  Useful to obtain stack traces.
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** [[Debugging Octave]] -- particularly .oct files using gdb.
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* valgrind -- memory leak detector, profiler etc.
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** [[Finding Memory Leaks]]
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* [https://ccache.samba.org/ ccache] -- cache compilation across builds.
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* [[:Category:Editors|Editors]] -- A list of editors supporting Octave syntax highlighting.
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== Documentation ==
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* [[Help text]] -- Document m-files
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* [[Doxygen]] -- Document C++ files
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== [[:Category:Building|Building]] ==
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* [[Building]] - General information.
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* [[Continuous Build]]
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* [[Enable large arrays: Build octave such that it can use arrays larger than 2Gb.|Large array support]]
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== [[:Category:Testing|Testing]] ==
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* [[Tests]]
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* [[BIST for m-files]]
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* [[Add BIST tests for octave functions written in C++|BIST for C++ files]]
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== [[:Category:Packaging|Packaging]] -- Building binary distributions ==
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* [[Create a MacOS X App Bundle Using MacPorts|Create a macOS app using MacPorts]]
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* [[Windows_Installer|Create a Windows Installer using MXE]]
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== Code sprints ==
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* [[2015 Code Sprint]]
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* [[Code sprint Zurich]]
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== [[:Category:Releases|Release procedures]] ==
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* [[Release Checklist]]
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* [[5.0.0 Release Checklist]]
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** [[Bug Fix List - 5.0 Release]]
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== Other ==
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* [[Project Infrastructure]]
  
 
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Revision as of 03:38, 14 June 2019

This page contains links to pages of interest to developers.

Getting started

Project ideas and work in progess

Tools & techniques

  • Mercurial -- Version control scheme.
  • MXE -- Cross-compiling to Windows.
  • gdb -- debugger. Useful to obtain stack traces.
  • valgrind -- memory leak detector, profiler etc.
  • ccache -- cache compilation across builds.
  • Editors -- A list of editors supporting Octave syntax highlighting.

Documentation

Building

Testing

Packaging -- Building binary distributions

Code sprints

Release procedures

Other