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Translate the mathematical model of a problem into a linear or (mixed-) integer mathematical program

'Zimpl' is a language for translating the mathematical model of a problem into a linear or (mixed-) integer mathematical program expressed in .lp or .mps file format which can be read and (hopefully) solved by an LP or MIP solver.


User guide available in PDF format from http://www.zib.de/koch/zimpl/download/zimpl.pdf



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Janet Casey

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3 March 2005

Leaders and contributors

Thorsten Koch Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:koch@zib.de
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/zimpl

Software prerequisites

Required to buildzlib Version 1.1.4 or later
Required to buildGNU Multiple Precision Arithmetic Library 4.1.2 or later

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 28 February 2018.


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