Backtrack Search in Permutation Groups

Version 1.0.10
Released 2024-01-22

This project is maintained by Christopher Jefferson

GAP Package ferret

The Ferret package provides a C++ reimplementation of Jeffery Leon’s Partition Backtrack framework for solving problems in permutation groups

The current version of this package is version 1.0.10, released on 2024-01-22. For more information, please refer to the package manual. There is also a README file.

License: MPL-2.0


This package requires GAP version >= 4.11

The following other GAP packages are needed:


Christopher Jefferson.


Please, cite this package as

[Jef24] Jefferson, C., ferret, Backtrack Search in Permutation Groups, Version 1.0.10 (2024)
(GAP package), https://gap-packages.github.io/ferret/.

You can get more info by typing Cite("ferret"); in the gap prompt.


For bug reports, feature requests and suggestions, please use the issue tracker.