Gives Perl scientific computing ability
The PerlDL project aims to turn Perl into an efficient numerical language for scientific computing. The PDL module gives standard Perl the ability to compactly store and speedily manipulate the large N-dimensional data sets which are basic to scientific computing. e.g. $a=$b+$c can add two 2048x2048 images in only a fraction of a second. The aim is to provide tons of useful functionality for scientific and numeric analysis.
DocumentationUser manpage available in HTML format from http://pdl.sourceforge.net/PDLdocs/; User FAQ available in HTML format from http://pdl.sourceforge.net/FAQ/; User manpage for the perlDL shell available in HTML format from http://pdl.sourceforge.net/PDLdocs/perldl.html
released on 2 JL
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|Perl||Janet Casey||24 October 2002|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=612|
|Bug Tracking||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=612&atid=100612|
|Required to use||Perl 5.005 or later|
|Required to use||File_Spec 0.6 or later|
|Weak prerequisite||See the DEPENDENCIES file int he distribution for a complete list|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 2 March 2017.
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