[Maxima] Maxima on Android
vi5u0-maxima at yahoo.co.uk
Thu May 10 14:51:21 CDT 2012
On Fri, 11 May 2012, 本田康晃 wrote:
> I am not sure how many of you may be interested in, but I have ported Maxima
> to the Google's Android operating system.
> This is still a hack. No APK is available form Google play. You download
> the source tarball of Maxima on Android. Then, you need to use ADB to
> Maxima source code on your mobile device. Also you may want to install
> any terminal emulator software on your Android mobile device to run Maxima.
> I used ECL which was already ported to Maxima while ago. Thanks to ECL,
> it was just a matter of three or four files with small modifications.
Thanks, that's interesting. I've been trying to get Maxima on Android
for a while.
At the moment, I have a Debian install in a chroot on my Android
phone, as described at
<http://evilzone.org/android/debian-on-android/>. Maxima runs fine in
that Debian install, and I've tried a few simple calculations
successfully. But the testsuite seems to be absent, and apt-get
claims to be unable to locate the maxima-test package.
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