[SciPy-user] RE : Re: SciPy Data Analysis Workbench
wbaxter at gmail.com
Thu Jan 18 09:17:30 CST 2007
On 1/18/07, Matthew Vernon <matthew at sel.cam.ac.uk> wrote:
> On 18 Jan 2007, at 14:16, John Hassler wrote:
> > Unfortunately, Octave isn't easy to run on windows. (As I
> > remember, you have to run it with Cygwin.) Python/SciPy and Scilab
> > play nicely with either Linux or windows.
> We're drifting off the topic a smidge here, but you can get windows
> binaries for Octave if you don't have Cygwin, according to http://
> disclaimer: I only ever use OS X, solaris and linux.
Hmm, the download link for Windows says: "WARNING: do not install this
package if you have cygwin installed". Which suggests to me that it
probably just installs the parts of cygwin that it needs to run. (But
note that I have not tried installing it to confirm.)
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