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ICHEC Software

Information about software packages installed on the ICHEC systems.


Versions Installed

Fionn: 3.6.4 / 3.8.2 / 4.0.0


Octave is a high level programming language that is primarily designed for numerical computations. It is one the major free alternatives to MATLAB, and accordingly Octave is mostly compatible with it. Octave provides extensive graphics features for data visualization, and can be used in the interactive or non-interactive modes through command line and a QT based GUI.


Octave is distributed under the GNU GPL. More information about License and Copyrights could be found here



Additional Notes

To use Octave on Fionn, load the relevant environment module as below:

module load apps octave/intel/3.8.2

Further information can be obtained at www.gnu.org/software/octave/.

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