octave Getting started with octave Installation or Setup


Instructions on getting octave set up or installed.

Installing Octave for debian systems (Debian, Ubuntu):

Simple: sudo apt-get install octave

Advanced: Well, if you want to install other external packages

sudo apt-get install octave-control octave-image octave-io octave-optim octave-signal octave-statistics

For furter details like

  • install from PPA.
  • install from sources, etc.

A very good detailed wikis are present in Octave's wiki pages

  • For Debian or Ubuntu look at this - wiki

  • For Windows have a look at this - wiki

  • And for Mac OS X look at this - wiki