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* [http://planet.octave.org Planet Octave] (collection of blog feeds featuring Octave developers and Summer of Code students)

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GNU Octave is a high-level interpreted language, primarily intended for numerical computations. It provides capabilities for the numerical solution of linear and nonlinear problems, and for performing other numerical experiments. It also provides extensive graphics capabilities for data visualization and manipulation. GNU Octave is normally used through its interactive interface (CLI and GUI), but it can also be used to write non-interactive programs. The GNU Octave language is quite similar to Matlab so that most programs are easily portable.


Get installers and sources from http://octave.org/download. Some installation instructions given here.

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GNU Octave 7.3.0 is the current stable release


  • November 2, 2022 GNU Octave 7.3.0 has been released (see above)!

Getting help with GNU Octave

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Below is a temporary attempt to organize the "most wanted" pages of the Wiki. A list of all pages on the wiki can be seen here. To locate something specific, try the wiki's search box, or prepend site:wiki.octave.org to a Google search. Please read the Contribution guidelines first, if you want to contribute to this Wiki.



See also the list of Forge Wiki pages: Category:Octave-Forge




In addition to these links, there is a longer list of links relevant to (especially novice) developers at the page Developers.





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