Bug 817119 - Please package IPOPT for Fedora [NEEDINFO]
Please package IPOPT for Fedora
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 894604
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: distribution (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
Bill Nottingham
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Reported: 2012-04-27 14:29 EDT by John Pye
Modified: 2014-07-04 03:02 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-02-13 14:33:39 EST
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Description John Pye 2012-04-27 14:29:31 EDT
Description of problem:
The IPOPT nonlinear solver/optimisation package is not available in Fedora

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
IPOPT 3.10.2 is the latest release and I have tested that it compiles with Fedora 16 64-bit.

Additional info:

IPOPT is a widely used nonlinear solver and would ease the addition of numerous scientific software package into Fedora, as listed here:

In addition to those listed there, IPOPT is also useful in SciLab, Octave and Python and is probably the premier FOSS non-linear optimisation solver currently.
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Fedora 16 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2013-02-12. Fedora 16 is 
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further 
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Comment 3 Christopher Meng 2014-07-04 03:02:36 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 894604 ***

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