Free Software Foundation!

Join now

Asymptote

From Free Software Directory
Revision as of 10:42, 12 April 2011 by WikiSysop (Talk | contribs)

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation,
[edit]

Asymptote

http://asymptote.sourceforge.net/
'Asymptote' is a script-based vector graphics language for technical drawing, inspired by MetaPost but with an improved C++-like syntax. It provides for figures the same high-quality level of typesetting that LaTeX does for scientific text. It is a programming language, not just a graphics program, so it can use the best features of both scripts and GUIs. High-level graphics commands are implemented in the language itself, so they can be tailored to specific applications. Labels and equations are typeset with LaTeX for high-quality PostScript output.

Documentation

User guide available in HTML format from http://asymptote.sourceforge.net/doc/; User guide available in PDF format from http://asymptote.sourceforge.net/asymptote.pdf




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey19 July 2005



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
John Bowman Maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking VCS Repository Webview http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?atid=685683&group_id=120000&func=browse
Developer VCS Repository Webview https://asymptote.svn.sourceforge.net/svnroot/asymptote/trunk/asymptote
Support Forum http://sourceforge.net/forum/forum.php?forum_id=409349


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 3 April 2007.



Entry






















Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the page “GNU Free Documentation License”.

The copyright and license notices on this page only apply to the text on this page. Any software or copyright-licenses or other similar notices described in this text has its own copyright notice and license, which can usually be found in the distribution or license text itself.


Personal tools
Namespaces

Variants
Actions
Navigation
Contribute