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JACAL(1)  General Commands Manual  JACAL(1) 
NAME¶
JACAL  symbolic mathematics systemSYNOPSIS¶
jacal [ scheme  scm  gsi  gosh  guile  scheme48  larceny  scmlit  elk  sisc  kawa  mzscheme ]DESCRIPTION¶
JACAL is a symbolic mathematics system for the simplification and manipulation of equations and single and multiple valued algebraic expressions constructed of numbers, variables, radicals, and algebraic functions, differential, and holonomic functions. In addition, vectors and matrices of the above objects are included.OPTIONS¶
The optional argument to the jacal script is the Scheme implementation to run. Absent the argument, it searches for implementations in the above order.ENVIRONMENT VARIABLES¶
 SCHEME_LIBRARY_PATH
 is the SLIB Scheme library directory.
FILES¶
 jacal.info

Texinfo documentation of jacal.  demo

batch("demo"); to demonstrate commands in jacal  rw.math

batch("rw.math"); to demonstrate tensors in "The RobertsonWalker Cosmology Model".  test.math

batch("test.math"); for regression suite.
AUTHORS¶
Aubrey Jaffer (agj @ alum.mit.edu)Michael Thomas
Jerry D. Hedden
SEE ALSO¶
The JACAL homepage:http://people.csail.mit.edu/jaffer/JACAL.html
 The full documentation for jacal is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and jacal programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info jacal  should give you access to the complete manual.
Feb 1 2008  4th Berkeley Distribution 