Check out a package for programming scientific computing projects on your Mac. Work with a configuration set featuring mathematics-oriented syntax with built-in 2D/3D plotting and visualization tools. Run the interpreters in GUI mode, as a console, or invoke them as part of a shell script.
GNU Octave 6.3 for Mac could be downloaded from the developer's website when we last checked. We cannot confirm if there is a free download of this app available. The unique ID for this application's bundle is org.octave. The application lies within Education Tools, more precisely Science.
The most popular versions of the program are 3.8 and 3.4. We recommend checking the downloaded files with any free antivirus. The app's installation file is generally known as octave-3.8.2.tar.gz. The application is sometimes referred to as "Octave". The actual developer of this free software for Mac is John W. Eaton.
From the developer:
GNU Octave is a high-level interpreted language, primarily intended for numerical computations. It provides capabilities for the numerical solution of linear and nonlinear problems, and for performing other numerical experiments. It also provides extensive graphics capabilities for data visualization and manipulation.
You may want to check out more software for Mac, such as Gnu Privacy Assistant, QtOctave or PSPP, which might be related to GNU Octave.