Beta releases for version 5.1.0 are now available. You can download them from our Developer Downloads page, or from the 5.1.0 beta1 Release page on GitHub.

We appreciate bug reports and other feedback, which you can leave on the Issues page on GitHub.

The new 5.x series of GNU Octave has several new features, which you can read about in the Octave 5.1 Release Notes.

The 5.1 packaging of now includes a Java JDK bundled with the installation, so you no longer have to manage the installation of a separate JDK to enable Java support in Octave.