octave-config man page

octave-config — GNU Octave component and library information retrieval

Synopsis

octave-config [OPTION]...

Description

octave-config is a tool to obtain directory information for .oct and .m files for octave(1).

Options

--m-site-dir
Display the main directory for local, or site-specific, .m script files.
--oct-site-dir
Display the main directory for local, or site-specific, .oct dynamic-link libraries.
-p VAR, --print VAR

Print the default value of the Octave configuration variable VAR. Recognized variables are:

API_VERSION             LOCALAPIOCTFILEDIR
ARCHLIBDIR              LOCALARCHLIBDIR
BINDIR                  LOCALFCNFILEDIR
CANONICAL_HOST_TYPE     LOCALOCTFILEDIR
DATADIR                 LOCALSTARTUPFILEDIR
DATAROOTDIR             LOCALVERARCHLIBDIR
DEFAULT_PAGER           LOCALVERFCNFILEDIR
EXEC_PREFIX             LOCALVEROCTFILEDIR
FCNFILEDIR              MAN1DIR
IMAGEDIR                MAN1EXT
INCLUDEDIR              MANDIR
INFODIR                 OCTFILEDIR
INFOFILE                OCTINCLUDEDIR
LIBDIR                  OCTLIBDIR
LIBEXECDIR              PREFIX
LOCALAPIARCHLIBDIR      STARTUPFILEDIR
LOCALAPIFCNFILEDIR      VERSION
-v, --version
Display the version number of octave(1).
-h, -?, --help
Print help message.

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).

Info

3 January 2014 GNU Octave