# inferior octave mode in emacs

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## inferior octave mode in emacs

 Does anyone have an inferior octave mode set up for emacs 22.1.1 on a windows system? I am able to use the octave editing mode just fine, however, when I try "M-x run-octave" emacs tells me that "no such file or directory, octave". I have both octave-inf.el and octave-inf.elc in C:\emacs-22.1\lisp\progmodes. I also have the line (autoload 'run-octave "octave-inf" nil t) added to my _emacs file in C:\emacs-22.1\bin. Anyone have some suggestions or hints for me? Thanks, Matt
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## Re: inferior octave mode in emacs

 Please check whether octave is in your \$PATH so that emacs can find it. I have another (next level) problem: octave starts up and totally blocks emacs - and I have to kill emacs the hard way (Windows task manager) :-( Is there anybody having it run successfully on windows or is there some basic problem with input/output on this OS inhibiting it to work properly? Thanks, schi