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How do I install FreeMat 4.1 on 12.10 32 bit?

The latest version available in the software centre or from other debian package sources is 4.0.

Using Alien on the rpm package available at FreeMat Sourceforge doesn't work because it is 64 bit. I've tried to use the source code release but it wasn't in the form I knew how to install it. (That is with configure and makefiles)

Installing from source code seems like the only viable method of installing it but I just don't know how to.

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I was just on the Freemat site and I did see two RPM files, one was a 64 bit version (_64.rpm) but there also was a presumably 32 bit version as well. Did you try the one without the _64 on the end?

Hope this helps!


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could you share the link to where to download the 32 bit rpm file? – Brenton Horne Dec 26 '12 at 6:02
I have searched the website extensively and I haven't seen a 32 bit rpm file – Brenton Horne Dec 26 '12 at 6:10
I think that may be the one you are looking for. – jmacwill Dec 26 '12 at 6:13
Hey thanks, rofl, I can't believe I couldn't see it. – Brenton Horne Dec 26 '12 at 6:14

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