Linux mol biol/biochem/etc software - compiling fortran apps

Ashok Aiyar aiyar at
Tue Oct 22 11:02:47 EST 1996

On 22 Oct 1996 07:25:01 GMT, Tim Cutts <tjrc1 at> wrote:

>There are commercial Fortran compilers available for Linux and they
>are not terribly expensive (a couple of hundred dollars).  I have no
>information about them to hand though.  The Linux FAQ might contain
>some pointers.

The only commercial F77 compiler for Linux that I have found to be
worth the expense is Absoft's f77.  The academic price is a little
steep though - around $700 as I recall.

Ashok Aiyar, Ph.D.
Department of Oncology            email: aiyar at
University of Wisconsin-Madison                  tel: (608) 262-6697

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