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Scilab is a free program for making numerical calculations. Scilab can do many of the same things as MATLAB can, but it does not cost anything.


  • Linux
    Scilab is available through the package system in most Linux distributions. If it is not available for your distribution, you can find it on the Scilab project's website.
    • Ubuntu and other Debian derivatives
      You can install Scilab by running this command:
      sudo aptitude install scilab
  • Windows
    Download and install Scilab here.
  • OSX
    Download and install Scilab here.
    Please note that in order to install Scilab on OSX, you need an X11-server installed. There is a guide to installing X11 on OSX here, and for Mountain Lion here.

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