- tex-common (>= 6.13)

Axiom is useful for

research and development of mathematical algorithms. It defines a

strongly typed, mathematically correct type hierarchy. It has a

programming language and a built-in compiler.

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Axiom has been in development since 1973 and was sold as a

commercial product. It has been released as free software.

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Efforts are underway to extend this software to (a) develop a

better user interface (b) make it useful as a teaching tool

(c) develop an algebra server protocol (d) integrate additional

mathematics (e) rebuild the algebra in a literate programming style

(f) integrate logic programming (g) develop an Axiom Journal with

refereed submissions.

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This package contains the text databases generated during the build

process used in computing the hierarchical domain structure, among

other uses.

Source Package

- tex-common (>= 6.13)

**Installed Size**: 11.6 MB

**Architectures**: all