New Release: octave-forge 2006.03.17

James R. Phillips antiskid56-cygwin@yahoo.com
Tue Mar 21 12:32:00 GMT 2006


INFO
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The Cygwin octave-forge package has been updated to release 2006.03.17-1.

This is the first Cygwin release to incorporate D. Bateman's fixed-point
package, useful for designing fixed-point signal processing applications.

Changes (from release notes):

2006-03-16 ==
* statistics/regress: new function
2006-01-28 ==
* audio/waveread: big-endian fix; 2-channel file fix
* comm/galois: fix rank calculation for galois array
* general/interp2: cubic interpolation
* image/: return MxNx3 matrices of appropriate numeric class
* io/textread: faster
* io/dlmwrite: control precision and line separator; allow append
* miscellaneous/mfilename: compatibility function
* miscellaneous/listen: subnet patterns; loopback support
* NaN/xcovf: missing data xcorr
* octcdf/: support for netcdf files
* optim/wpolyfit: return row vector; allow centering and scaling
* plot/legend: fix error on first call
* plot/print: add PDF option
* signal/residued,residuez: partial fraction expansion of filters
* signal/qp_kaiser: PPN filter bank coefficients
* statistics/histfit: allow negative data
* statistics/mvnpdf,mvnrnd: multivariate normal distribution
* tsa/: improved speed, style and docs
* tsa/amarma: adaptive mean ARMA modeling
* tsa/y2res: add entropy estimation; add equidistant quantisation
* tsa/mvfreqz: add PDCF
* support for 2.9.4
* support for 64-bit indexing
* support for MinGW build

The octave-forge project contains over 500 contributed functions for GNU Octave
which are not in the main distribution. These functions are grouped according
to the following subdirectories: audio, comm, control, general, geometry,
fixed,
ident, image, io, linear-algebra, miscellaneous, optim, path, plot, set,signal,
sparse, specfun, special-matrix, splines, statistics, strings, struct,
symbolic, time. The Cygwin distribution of octave-forge also incorporates
m-files from the octave-ci collection.

octave-forge home page: http://octave.sourceforge.net

octave-ci collection: ftp://ftp.ci.tuwien.ac.at/pub/octave/octave-ci.tar.gz


UPDATE
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To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on the
http://cygwin.com/ web page.  This downloads setup.exe to your system.  Save it
and run setup, answer the questions and pick up 'octave-forge' from the 'Math'
category. Then click on the 'skip' field next to 'octave-forge' until
'2006.03.17' is displayed.

DOWNLOAD:
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has this update, please choose the one nearest to you: 

http://cygwin.com/mirrors.html


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