[texhax] Octave in LaTeX

Uwe Ziegenhagen ziegenhagen at gmail.com
Thu Nov 10 07:16:01 CET 2011

2011/11/10 Victor Ivrii <vivrii at gmail.com>

> On Wed, Nov 9, 2011 at 2:29 PM, Cristina Abrantes
> <cristina.abrantes at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Dear Sr/Madam
> >
> > I'm working in article about Octave and LaTeX for a paper at my
> university.
> > I would like to know if is there any package to run Octave inside a
> > LaTeX archive?
> > Because my goal is to create a PDF using the both language.
> If you use
> %(pdf)(la)tex --shell-escape
> you can invoke any shell command including octave and filecontent can
> deliver input data from the tex source
> In this sense the answer is YES
> However if you are asking if there is latex package which takes an
> advantage from Octave in the same way as pgf/tikz takes an advantage
> from gnu plot, the answer is
With "Sweave" there is an awesome package for R. It allows you to run the
"sweave" command from R which takes R code-snippets from a single source
document (the snippets are enclosed in noweb syntax), runs them in the
background and inserts the results in the TeX file. I am not aware of such
a solution for Octave, but if you want to know more, check the following


Uwe Ziegenhagen
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