scilab - Scientific software package for numerical computations

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Updates Universe i386
Package filename scilab_6.0.1-7ubuntu1~18.04.1_all.deb
Package name scilab
Package version 6.0.1
Package release 7ubuntu1~18.04.1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category universe/math
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 32.04 KB
Installed size 300.00 KB
Scilab is a matrix-based scientific software package.
Scilab contains hundreds of built-in mathematical functions, rich
data structures (including polynomials, rationals, linear systems, lists,
etc...) and comes with a number of specific toolboxes for control, signal
processing, ...
This package also provides Xcos, a graphical editor to design hybrid
dynamical systems models. Models can be designed, loaded, saved, compiled and
Stable and efficient solution for industrial and academics needs, Xcos
provides functionalities for modeling of mechanical systems (automotive,
aeronautics...), hydraulic circuits (dam, pipe modeling...), control systems,
etc. Modelica capabilities are also provided.
For a minimum version of scilab, install package "scilab-cli".


Package Version Architecture Repository
scilab_6.0.1-7ubuntu1~18.04.1_all.deb 6.0.1 all Ubuntu Updates Universe
scilab_6.0.1-1ubuntu1_all.deb 6.0.1 all Ubuntu Universe
scilab_6.0.1-1ubuntu1_all.deb 6.0.1 all Ubuntu Universe
scilab - - -


Name Value
scilab-cli >= 6.0.1-7ubuntu1~18.04.1
scilab-full-bin -


Type URL
Binary Package scilab_6.0.1-7ubuntu1~18.04.1_all.deb
Source Package scilab

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install scilab deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install scilab




2019-05-21 - Tiago Stürmer Daitx <>
scilab (6.0.1-7ubuntu1~18.04.1) bionic; urgency=medium
[ Alexis Murzeau ]
* Fix a startup issue with scilab-cli & scilab-adv-cli. (Closes: #907607,
LP: #1825037)
2019-03-19 - Matthias Klose <>
scilab (6.0.1-7ubuntu1~18.04) bionic; urgency=medium
* Backport for OpenJDK 11. LP: #1814133.
2019-03-19 - Matthias Klose <>
scilab (6.0.1-7ubuntu1) disco; urgency=medium
* Fix desktop startup. LP: #1807602.
2019-01-15 - Matthias Klose <>
scilab (6.0.1-7build2) disco; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild for ocaml abi changes.
2018-12-12 - Gianfranco Costamagna <>
scilab (6.0.1-7build1) disco; urgency=medium
* Rebuild against new libhdf5-103.
2018-12-05 - Mattia Rizzolo <>
scilab (6.0.1-7) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
[ Gilles Filippini ]
* New patch force-fop-jar-into-classpath.patch:
force /usr/share/java/fop.jar into the classpath.  Closes: #915102
2018-11-11 - Julien Puydt <>
scilab (6.0.1-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bump std-ver to 4.2.1.
* Merge pull request from E.Bourg (Closes: #912392).
2018-07-31 - Julien Puydt <>
scilab (6.0.1-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Rework building doc (fixes another FTBFS on non-amd64)
2018-07-30 - Julien Puydt <>
scilab (6.0.1-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Remove faulty rmdir in d/rules (fixes a FTBFS on non-amd64)
2018-07-29 - Julien Puydt <>
scilab (6.0.1-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Rework the java >= 9 support (Closes: #875790,#739235,#818352,#662986).
* Declared all doc packages as Multi-Arch: foreign following hinter.
* Rewrite d/rules removing use of cdbs.
* Clean up packaging:
- Bump dh compat to 11 (Closes: #746028)
- Bump std-ver to 4.1.5
- don't ship various useless files
- remove some lintian overrides
- don't ship fonts : find them elsewhere
* Checked that scilab does start
(Closes: #712065,#764783,#812311,#891351,#896118).
* Add patch to fix fortran compilation (Closes: #904856).
* Checked that it builds with recent gcc (Closes: #791274).

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