mkoctfile man page

mkoctfile — Compile dynamic-load modules for GNU Octave

Synopsis

mkoctfile [OPTION]... file...

Description

mkoctfile is used to compile C, C++, or Fortran source code in to a dynamically loadable .oct file for octave(1).

Options

-h, -?, --help

Print help message.

-Idir

Add include directory dir to compile commands.

-idirafterdir

Add include directory to second include search path after '-I'.

-Ddef

Add definition def to compiler command.

-llib

Add library lib to link command.

-Ldir

Add library directory dir to link command.

-Rdir

Pass -Rdir to link command.

-g

Enable debugging option for all compilers.

-pthread

Add -pthread to link command.

-W...

Pass flags to the compiler such as -Wa,OPTION.

-Wl,...

Pass flags to the linker such as -Wl,-rpath=...

-M, --depend

Generate dependency files (.d) for C and C++ source files.

-c

Compile but do not link.

--link-stand-alone

Link a stand-alone executable file.

-s, --strip

Strip the output file.

--mex

Create a MEX file.  Set the default output extension to .mex.

-o file, --output file

Output filename.  Default extension is .oct (or .mex if --mex is specified) unless linking a stand-alone executable.

-p VAR, --print VAR

Print configuration variable VAR.  Recognized variables are:

    ALL_CFLAGS                FFTW3F_LDFLAGS
    ALL_CXXFLAGS              FFTW3F_LIBS
    ALL_FFLAGS                FLIBS
    ALL_LDFLAGS               FPICFLAG
    AR                        INCFLAGS
    BLAS_LIBS                 LAPACK_LIBS
    CC                        LDFLAGS
    CFLAGS                    LD_CXX
    CPICFLAG                  LD_STATIC_FLAG
    CPPFLAGS                  LFLAGS
    CXX                       LIBOCTAVE
    CXXFLAGS                  LIBOCTINTERP
    CXXPICFLAG                LIBS
    DEPEND_EXTRA_SED_PATTERN  OCTAVE_LIBS
    DEPEND_FLAGS              OCTAVE_LINK_DEPS
    DL_LD                     OCT_LINK_DEPS
    DL_LDFLAGS                RANLIB
    EXEEXT                    RDYNAMIC_FLAG
    F77                       READLINE_LIBS
    F77_INTEGER_8_FLAG        SED
    FFLAGS                    XTRA_CFLAGS
    FFTW3_LDFLAGS             XTRA_CXXFLAGS
    FFTW3_LIBS
-v, --verbose

Echo commands as they are executed.

file

Compile or link file.  Recognized file types are

   .c    C source
   .cc   C++ source
   .cp   C++ source
   .cpp  C++ source
   .CPP  C++ source
   .cxx  C++ source
   .c++  C++ source
   .C    C++ source
   .f    Fortran source (fixed form)
   .F    Fortran source (fixed form)
   .f90  Fortran source (free form)
   .F90  Fortran source (free form)
   .o    object file
   .a    library file

Author

John W. Eaton <jwe@octave.org>

This manual page was contributed by Dirk Eddelbuettel <edd@debian.org> for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution but may be used by others.

See Also

octave (1).

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3 January 2014 GNU Octave