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## Software available in Fedora Scientific

This page is in progress. All the packages included are here

(Refer: Scientific_Spin)

**Scientific and Numerical Computing Tools/Environments**

Program name | Functionality | Homepage |
---|---|---|

gsl | GNU Scientific Library | http://www.gnu.org/s/gsl/ |

maxima | Computer Algebra System | http://maxima.sourceforge.net/ |

GNU Octave (with QtOctave frontend) | Numerical Computation Package | http://www.gnu.org/software/octave/ |

matplotlib | Python plotting library | http://matplotlib.sourceforge.net/ |

SciPy | Scientific tools for Python | http://www.scipy.org/ |

SpeedCrunch | Fast, high precision and powerful desktop calculator | http://speedcrunch.org/en_US/index.html |

Spyder | Scientific PYthon Development EnviRonment | http://packages.python.org/spyder/ |

Root | Data Analysis | http://root.cern.ch/drupal/ |

R (with Rkward) | Statistical Computing and Graphics | http://www.r-project.org/ |

**Editing and Graphics**

Program name | Functionality | Homepage |
---|---|---|

Texmaker | LaTex Editor | http://www.xm1math.net/texmaker/ |

Xfig and associated Utilities | Drawing program | http://www.xfig.org/ |

gnuplot | Plotting Program | http://www.gnuplot.info |

**Programming and Development Tools/Libraries**

Program name | Functionality | Homepage |
---|---|---|

Texmaker | LaTex Editor | http://www.xm1math.net/texmaker/ |

Xfig and associated Utilities | Drawing program | http://www.xfig.org/ |

**Version Control and Document Managers**

Program name | Functionality | Homepage |
---|---|---|

Texmaker | LaTex Editor | http://www.xm1math.net/texmaker/ |

Xfig and associated Utilities | Drawing program | http://www.xfig.org/ |

--Amitksaha 02:17, 15 October 2011 (UTC)