START-INFO-DIR-ENTRY * Octave: (octave). Interactive language for numerical computations. END-INFO-DIR-ENTRY
Copyright (C) 1996, 1997 John W. Eaton.
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This manual documents how to run, install and port GNU Octave, as well as its new features and incompatibilities, and how to report bugs. It corresponds to GNU Octave version 2.1.x.
--- The Detailed Node Listing ---
A Brief Introduction to Octave
Format of Descriptions
Command Line Editing
Built-in Data Types
Numeric Data Types
Functions and Script Files
Input and Output
Basic Input and Output
C-Style I/O Functions
System Data Structure
System Construction and Interface Functions
Tips and Standards
Known Causes of Trouble with Octave
Emacs Octave Support