Home Messages Index
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
Author IndexDate IndexThread Index

Re: Octave

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Hash: SHA1

____/ Chris Ahlstrom on Friday 25 Jun 2010 11:50 : \____

> Roy Schestowitz stopped playing his vuvuzela long enough to say:
> 
>> ____/ Chris Ahlstrom on Wednesday 23 Jun 2010 17:55 : \____
>>> Roy Schestowitz stopped playing his vuvuzela long enough to say:
>>>> ____/ Chris Ahlstrom on Tuesday 22 Jun 2010 22:44 : \____
>>>>
>>>>> I received this FIG file from a fellow scientoid, and wasn't sure what to
>>>>> do
>>>>> with it.  So I Google quickly, and see that it could be a Matlab graphics
>>>>> file.  The "file" command-line app (and vi as well) verify it.
>>>>> 
>>>>> So I find an M file that purports to display FIG files.  I download it,
>>>>> fire
>>>>> up octave (a GNU MATLAB near-clone), run the script, and, voila!  A
>>>>> graphic.
>>>>> 
>>>>> How many licenses of MATLAB did I need to buy?
>>>>
>>>> Did you try xfig or dia?
>>> 
>>> Why would I?
>>> 
>>> Neither xfig nor dia handles Matlab FIG files.
>>
>> Not even simple ones?
> 
> That one file is the only one I got!  :-)
> 
> Here's the header of that file:
> 
> MATLAB 5.0 MAT-file, Platform: PCWIN, Created on: Tue Jun 22 11:53:27 2010

5.0 is ancient.

- -- 
		~~ Best of wishes

Dr. Roy S. Schestowitz      |    Windows XP: Dude, where's my RAM?
http://Schestowitz.com  | Free as in Free Beer |  PGP-Key: 0x74572E8E
Load average (/proc/loadavg): 0.57 0.80 1.04 2/347 26817
      http://iuron.com - semantic search engine project initiative
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1.4.10 (GNU/Linux)

iEYEARECAAYFAkwozw0ACgkQU4xAY3RXLo7csQCfT1Z4ZRyOZ5jk5QAYte/ChvRE
6SIAoLISf/X/+M8S2qMwI+sJjLubppJR
=hLCN
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
Author IndexDate IndexThread Index