Scilab is free open source software for numerical computation providing a powerful computing environment for engineering and scientific applications. Scilab includes hundreds of mathematical functions. It has a high level programming language allowing access to advanced data structures, 2-D and 3-D graphical functions. A large number of functionalities is included in Scilab: control, simulation, optimization, signal processing. Xcos, the hybrid dynamic systems modeler and simulator is provided with the platform. Scilab is free software distributed under CeCILL license (GPL compatible).
What is new in this release:
Scilab 5.5.2 is a minor release which solves in particular two serious bugs:
- Scilab failed to start under some Windows platforms due to an ATOMS internal libraries loading issue,
- All graphics were displayed in red under some Windows platforms.
This release also includes new graphics features.
What is new in version 5.5.1:
Version 5.5.1 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.