> I have just done a fresh install of Octave 4.2.1 using the zip file
> (octave-4.2.1-w64.zip), and that works fine. However, it has no access
> to installed packages:
> The packages folder is present, including the latest versions of them:
> GNU Octave, version 4.2.1
> Copyright (C) 2017 John W. Eaton and others.
> This is free software; see the source code for copying conditions.
>>> pkg list
> no packages installed.
>>> pkg load communications
> error: package communications is not installed
> error: called from
> load_packages at line 41 column 7
> pkg at line 411 column 7
> Is there a configuration file to deal with packages?