We are happy to announce coming of Scilab to openSUSE Factory. This means that Scilab will be included into standard repository of next openSUSE release – 13.2.
Many thanks to Atri Bhattacharya and Ibrahim Erturk for great work!
Scilab is a scientific software package for numerical computations providing a powerful open computing environment for engineering and scientific applications which includes hundreds of mathematical functions with the possibility to add interactively programs from various languages (C, C++, Fortran…). It has sophisticated data structures (including lists, polynomials, rational functions, linear systems…), an interpreter and a high level programming language. Matlab and Maple files can be converted.