Install Octave Packages on Linux
In this tutorial, we will learn the steps involved to install an Octave package from the command line on a Linux box.
Using the command line on Ubuntu: https://www.testingdocs.com/using-octave-command-line-on-ubuntu/
octave> pkg list
This command is used to list and view the packages installed on the Octave Linux instance.
octave> pkg install -forge <package-name>
We can install the required package with the install command. Some packages need dependencies to be installed. We need to install all the dependency packages before installing the required package.
To load a package, we can use the load switch
>> pkg load <package-name>
For example, to load the symbolic package:
>> pkg load symbolic
To get information about the package we can run the following command
octave> news <package-name>
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