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1 .TH ASCEND 1 "April 21, 2007" ascend "User's Manual"
2 .SH NAME
3 ascend4 \- A modelling environment for solving equations
4
5 .SH SYNOPSIS
6 .B ascend
7 [\fIOPTIONS\fR] \fIfilename.a4c\fR
8
9 .SH DESCRIPTION
10 \fBascend4\fR is the Tcl/Tk GUI for the ASCEND mathematical modelling
11 environment. As well as the Tcl/Tk GUI, ASCEND provides a newer PyGTK GUI
12 that can be accessed via the command \fBascend\fR.
13
14 \fBASCEND\fR is a modelling program that allows you
15 to solve systems of equations. You write model files (*.a4c) that describe
16 your system of equations, then you load them into the ASCEND GUI and examine
17 and solve your equations. For more information see the ASCEND wiki at
18
19 http://ascend.cheme.cmu.edu/
20
21 .SH ENVIRONMENT
22
23 The following environment variables affect the behaviour of \fBascend4\fR:
24
25 ASCENDLIBRARY
26 ASCENDMODELS
27 ASCENDTK
28 ASCENDDIST
29 ASCENDBITMAPS
30 CONOPT_PATH
31
32 .SH USER DIRECTORY
33
34 The ASCEND Tcl/Tk gui creates a directory 'ascdata' in the user's home
35 directory. Settings files are stored in that directory that control the
36 appearance and behaviour of ASCEND.
37

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