Utility functions in GAP

Version 0.49

This project is maintained by Christopher D. Wensley

The GAP 4 package ‘Utils’


This package collects together utility functions from a selection of GAP packages in order to make them more widely visible to other package authors.

Other generally useful functions, which are not deemed suitable for the main library, and also welcome. For example, recent additions are functions to convert certain types of group to Magma format.


The ‘Utils’ package is Copyright {\copyright} The GAP Group, 2015-2017.

‘Utils’ is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

For details, see http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html



If you have a question relating to ‘Utils’, encounter any problems, or wish to suggest other functions to be transferred to the package, please