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'''Cantor''' is part of the [http://edu.kde.org KDE Education Project].  
 
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==Description==
 
==Description==

Revision as of 18:36, 15 June 2010

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Cantor.png Cantor is a GUI for fancy computer algebra systems (CAS).

Cantor is part of the KDE Education Project.

File:Cantor-welcome.png
Different backends in action.

Description

Cantor is an application that lets you use your favorite mathematical applications from within a nice KDE-integrated Worksheet Interface. It offers assistant dialogs for common tasks and allows you to share your worksheets with others.

Four backends are curently available: Sage, Maxima, R and KAlgebra.

Features

  • Nice Worksheet view for evaluating expressions
  • View of plotting results inside the worksheet or in a separate window
  • Easy plugin based structure to add different Backends
  • GetHotNewStuff integration to upload/download example worksheets
  • Typesetting of mathematical formulas using LaTeX
  • Backend aware syntax highlighting
  • Plugin based assistant dialogs for common tasks (like integrating a function or entering a matrix)

This page was last edited on 15 June 2010, at 18:36. Content is available under Creative Commons License SA 4.0 unless otherwise noted.