# C programming¶

Fedora Scientific includes the `gcc`

C compiler. The manual for the
GNU C library is available here.

## GNU Scientific Library¶

The GNU Scientific Library is a C/C++ library providing a extensive collection of mathematical routines.

A mailing list for seeking help is also available.

## Parallel and Distributed Computing¶

### openmpi¶

openmpi is an open source implementation of the Message Passing Standard (MPI-2). The official documentation is available here and some of the ways of getting help is listed on this page.