Fedora 18 Update: octave-3.6.3-2.fc18

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Fedora Update Notification
2012-09-07 19:30:26

Name        : octave
Product     : Fedora 18
Version     : 3.6.3
Release     : 2.fc18
URL         : http://www.octave.org
Summary     : A high-level language for numerical computations
Description :
GNU Octave is a high-level language, primarily intended for numerical
computations. It provides a convenient command line interface for
solving linear and nonlinear problems numerically, and for performing
other numerical experiments using a language that is mostly compatible
with Matlab. It may also be used as a batch-oriented language. Octave
has extensive tools for solving common numerical linear algebra
problems, finding the roots of nonlinear equations, integrating
ordinary functions, manipulating polynomials, and integrating ordinary
differential and differential-algebraic equations. It is easily
extensible and customizable via user-defined functions written in
Octave's own language, or using dynamically loaded modules written in
C++, C, Fortran, or other languages.

Update Information:

Update to 3.6.3 bugfix relesae.  See http://www.gnu.org/software/octave/NEWS-3.6.html for details.

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update octave' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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