Generic Schreier-Sims

Version 1.6.8
Released 2022-09-26

This project is maintained by Felix Noeske, Max Horn

GAP Package genss

The genss package implements the randomised Schreier-Sims algorithm to compute a stabiliser chain and a base and strong generating set for arbitrary finite groups.

The current version of this package is version 1.6.8, released on 2022-09-26. For more information, please refer to the package manual. There is also a README file.

License: GPL-3.0-or-later


This package requires GAP version >=4.9

The following other GAP packages are needed:


Max Neunhöffer, Felix Noeske.


Please, cite this package as

[NNH22] Neunhöffer, M., Noeske, F. and Horn, M., genss, Generic Schreier-Sims, Version 1.6.8 (2022)
(GAP package),

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


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