The Octave syntax is largely compatible with Matlab.
The Octave interpreter can be run in
GUI mode, as a console,
or invoked as part of a shell script.
More Octave examples can be found in
the Octave wiki.
Solve systems of equations with linear algebra operations on
vectors and matrices.
Visualize data with high-level plot commands
in 2D and 3D.
Octave is free software licensed under the
GNU General Public License (GPL).
Assuming you have Mercurial installed on your machine you may obtain the latest
development version of Octave sources with the following command: