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Aubrey Jaffer

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Symbolic math program JACAL release 1c3
Posted: May 31, 2013 7:38 PM
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This message announces the availability of JACAL release jacal-1c3.

JACAL is an interactive symbolic mathematics program. JACAL can
manipulate and simplify equations, scalars, vectors, and matrices of
single and multiple valued algebraic expressions containing numbers,
variables, radicals, and algebraic differential, and holonomic

JACAL is written in Scheme and works with Scheme implementations which
support the SLIB Scheme Library. The SCM Scheme implementation
(written in C) is available with JACAL. SCM runs on Amiga, Atari-ST,
MacOS, MS-DOS, OS/2, NOS/VE, Unicos, VMS, Windows, Unix and similar

JACAL is free software and part of the GNU project. It is released
under the GNU General Public License (GPL).

Documentation and distributions in several formats are linked from
JACAL's home page:


Links to distributions of JACAL and related softwares are at the end
of this message.

jacal-1c3 news:

jacal-1c3 is a minor release. Details at

* Added support for (gosh) Gauche-0.9.

From Vytautas Jancauskas:
* Added rudimentary polynomial decomposition support.


JACAL is available from:
Also available as RPM:

SLIB is a portable scheme library which JACAL requires:
Also available as RPM:
Also available as MS-Windows installer:

SCM is a small Scheme implementation under which JACAL will run.
SCM source is available from:
Also available as a binary RPM:
Also available as MS-Windows installer:

Programs for printing and viewing TexInfo documentation (which JACAL
has) come with GNU Emacs or can be obtained via ftp from:

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