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I am trying to istall the IBM CPLEX here and here requiring some Java thing but getting err:

/tmp/install.dir.7091/Linux/resource/jre/bin/java: 1: Syntax error: Unterminated quoted string

I tested it also as sudo and got the same error.

How can I solve this problem?

enter code here

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It seems the installer looks for /lib/ and can't find it, and that can be the cause of the error.

In Ubuntu 12.10 that library is stored in /lib/i386-linux-gnu/ (32bit) and /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/ (64bit). So you can try to create a symbolic link to one of those files so the installer finds it:

sudo ln -s /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/ /lib/

If that don't works then you should use locate to find where those library files are stored in 11.10.

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