Install PMTK3 in Matlab / GNU Octave

The authors estimate about 75% of PMTK3 is available from Octave, while Matlab support is comprehensive. PMTK3 has been in maintenance mode for a few years, as the world has moved on Python in significant numbers. Nonetheless, PMTK3 should not be neglected for easy access to a wide variety of machine learning methods.

install PMTK3

  1. get files

    git clone
    cd pmtk3
  2. start Matlab or Octave, then


    which downloads supplementary files (one-time).

  3. Run programs like demos/bigO.m