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SOLLYA(1) User Commands SOLLYA(1)


sollya - tool environment for safe floating-point code development -- command-line interface


sollya [options]


sollya is both a tool environment and a library for safe floating-point code development. It is particularly targeted to the automated implementation of mathematical floating-point libraries (libm). Amongst other features, it offers a certified infinity (supremum) norm and a fast Remez algorithm.


transmit the following arguments verbatim to the interpreter
do not attempt to set the maximal stack size to the maximum size allowed on the system
flush standard output and standard error after each command
print this help text
do not color the output using ANSI escape sequences
do not print a prompt symbol
print commas between autoprinted elements separated by commas
print the signature of an external procedure when autoprinting
achieve some compatibility with old rlwrap versions by emitting wrong ANSI sequences (deprecated)
print the version of Sollya, plus the copyright, the list of authors and the no warranty notice
--warninfile[append] <file>
print warning messages into a file instead on the standard output
print warning messages on error output instead on the standard output

For help on sollya commands type "help;" on the sollya prompt. A complete documentation on sollya is available on the sollya website <>.


Report bugs to <>


Copyright 2006-2018 by
Laboratoire de l'Informatique du Parallelisme, UMR CNRS - ENS Lyon - UCB Lyon 1 - INRIA 5668,
Laboratoire d'Informatique de Paris 6, equipe PEQUAN, UPMC Universite Paris 06 - CNRS - UMR 7606 - LIP6, Paris, France,
Laboratoire d'Informatique de Paris 6 - Équipe PEQUAN Sorbonne Universités UPMC Univ Paris 06 UMR 7606, LIP6 Boîte Courrier 169 4, place Jussieu F-75252 Paris Cedex 05 France,
Sorbonne Université CNRS, Laboratoire d'Informatique de Paris 6, LIP6 F - 75005 Paris France,
CNRS, LIP6, UPMC Sorbonne Universités, UPMC Univ Paris 06, CNRS, LIP6 UMR 7606, 4 place Jussieu 75005 Paris,
University of Alaska Anchorage, College of Engineering

and by

Centre de recherche INRIA Sophia Antipolis Mediterranee, Equipes APICS, FACTAS, Sophia Antipolis, France.

All rights reserved.


Ch. Lauter, S. Chevillard, M. Joldes, N. Jourdan, M. Mezzarobba, J. Benoit.


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January 2019 sollya 7.0