|JACAL(1)||General Commands Manual||JACAL(1)|
NAME¶JACAL - symbolic mathematics system
SYNOPSIS¶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.
- is the SLIB Scheme library directory.
Texinfo documentation of jacal.
batch("demo"); to demonstrate commands in jacal
batch("rw.math"); to demonstrate tensors in "The Robertson-Walker Cosmology Model".
batch("test.math"); for regression suite.
AUTHORS¶Aubrey Jaffer (agj @ alum.mit.edu)
Jerry D. Hedden
SEE ALSO¶The JACAL home-page:
- 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
- should give you access to the complete manual.
|Feb 1 2008||4th Berkeley Distribution|