Frequently asked questions about Octave
December 1, 1994
John W. Eaton
What is Octave?
What's new in version 1.1.0 of Octave
What features are unique to Octave?
Command and variable name completion
Short-circuit boolean operators
Increment and decrement operators
Variable-length argument lists
Variable-length return lists
Built-in ODE and DAE solvers
What documentation exists for Octave?
Obtaining Source Code
How do I get a copy of Octave for Unix?
How do I get a copy of Octave for (some other platform)?
What is the latest version of Octave
Installation Issues and Problems
What else do I need?
Can I compile Octave with another C++ compiler?
Getting additional help
I think I have found a bug in Octave.
Porting programs from MATLAB to Octave
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