Description of problem:
The octave-forge package is not available for EL6.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.yum --enablerepo epel install octave-forge
Install octave-forge and dependencies.
octave-forge-20090607-17.fc14.src.rpm and all required dependencies build, install, and run on Scientific Linux 6 i386 and x86_64.
octave-forge packages are no longer packaged monolithically. Please install the components you want one by one, or run
# yum install octave-\*
However, not all octave-forge packages have yet been packaged in Fedora. You can, however, use octave's pkg command to install packages locally.