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MATLAB installation in home folder

Im a relatively new user on the ubuntu 14.04 OS and have little experience with the system. Earlier this week I tried to install our all favorite matlab software package. Due to a confusion that I ...
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Could not complete Activation Matlab

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on 64-bits. I am tryint to install Matlab R2014b. I followed these steps, based on this tutorial: Mounted the .iso file cd /media/username/MATHWORKS_R2014B sudo ./install ...
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matlab 2014b glnxa64/jre/bin/java: Syntax error: “(” unexpected

I'm trying to install Matlab 2014b on Ubuntu 14.10, after giving sudo ./install it immediately exits with /tmp/mathworks_7552/sys/java/jre/glnxa64/jre/bin/java: 1: ...
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Creating shortcuts on desktop for applications

I know there are many questions about this. I tried to follow some of them but I could not succeed at it. So I installed Matlab R2014 on /opt/MATLAB/R2014 and it runs fine when I execute its shell ...
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Problem with mex even after installing matlab support

I've looked everywhere for a solution to this but people seem to have no problem with mex and matlab if they install the matlab-support. I however just cannot get this to work. So here is what I did: ...
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Trouble installing MATLAB2014B on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to install MATLAB on my ubuntu 14.04. When I type following command in terminal sudo ./install I get the following error: ./install: 1: eval: ...
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ubuntu 14.04 64bit Matlab 2014b installation

i tried now for days to install matlab 2014b on ubuntu14.04. but it never worked, i am now in a situation where i dont know where to look and search for. my error messages when i want to run the ...
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Why I can not download matlab by using ubuntu software center?

Whenever I try to download matlab from ubutu software center, ubuntu software center is shutting down and it keeps saying installing but not finishing for few days.... is it impossible to use matlab ...
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Can't install spai with matlab

I'm trying to install spai-3.2 with matlab but I keep on getting this error when I do make: mex: -argcheck not a valid option. Usage: MEX [option1 ... optionN] sourcefile1 [... ...
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Matlab 2014b on Ubuntu 14.04 busy idenfinitely

When Matlab 2014b is loaded and ready to be used, as soon as I issue a command (any command, even quit) it gets stuck and remains 'busy' indefinitely. Installation is fine I didn' get any errors. I ...
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Trouble installing Matlab 2014b on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm aware of this article: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MATLAB and have followed the instructions, which didn't help me. EDIT: Only because I'm stupid, the article is great. I mounted my matlab ...
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Scilab installation tcl tk configure not working

I am installing Scilab 4.1.2 in Ubuntu 12.04 manually. I entered the folder and pressed ./configure but after some steps it shows configure: error: header file tcl.h has been found for 8.4* but ...
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The main window in MATLAB 2014b is not appering, just the splash window

I installed Matlab 2014b on Ubuntu 14.4 in /usr/local/MATLAB and then installed the Matlab support. Unfortunately the main Matlab window is not appearing, just the small Matlab logo window. What is ...
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Help installing Matlab R2014b on Ubuntu 12.04

First of, I've just recently started using Ubuntu and I really don't know my way around it. I have installed it on my chromebook, because I need access to some programs that don't exist as chrome ...
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Having problem installing Matlab on ubuntu

i have problems installing matlab, while installing it requires installing gcc compiler and java developer kit and gfortran , i've installed all of them but the installation still won't complete :( ...
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Installing Matlab on Kubuntu. Matlab cannot access root

when running the ./install file, Matlab cannot create it's directory as it doesn't have access to root. I've seen this asked in this post: Must I enable the root account to install Matlab? however ...
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Installing matlab in silent mode

I am trying to install matlab on a lab server, which does not have X11 installed. I downloaded Matlab 2014a and ran install, getting the following error. The documentation of matlab does not really ...
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Matlab 2014 student version hangs when hangs on splash screen

As the title says, I've currently installed matlab2014a (Student) and now when I go to launch it it just hangs on the splash screen. /usr/local/MATLAB/R2014a/bin$ ./matlab I've checked System ...
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Where is `libX11.so.*` corresponding to LXDE?

I'm trying to link Matlab to the latest JRE, and I'm getting an extremely slow GUI for which the solution seems to be to link Matlab to an older X11 library. Since the problem is essentially caused ...
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Copy a directory in Ubuntu 14.04

I'm using matlab 2014a and I need to copy the directory of the files, can you tell me how can i made? thanks Edit: I think that you didn't understand my problem, matlab is a simulation program, not a ...
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Part of the interface of my Matlab becomes black

I am using Ubuntu 14.04LTS. When I am using Matlab, some sections become black. See the picture below. The 'workspace' and also 'command window' become black. When I click those windows again, it ...
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Matlab 2014a interface started lagging on Ubuntu 14.04

My Matlab 2014a interface really started lagging recently, after months of smooth and fast performance, on Ubuntu 14.04. Both the main Matlab window and the code editor window has a persistent ...
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Software can not be found in unity dash [duplicate]

I install my matlab under the path "/usr/local/MATLAB/R2014a/bin/" However, I cannot find it on the top left unity dash. My Ubuntu version is 14.04. Is there something I need to set? Thanks. I've ...
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Matlab installation

I am not able to install Matlab2012a on ubuntu 12.04. It is giving error 'install: command not found'. I have linux version matlab from my university. I tried Matlab2014a on ubuntu 14.04 also. Giving ...
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I ran MATLAB as root and now it shows me an error when I run it without root

I ran matlab using sudo because it would give me an error while setting a path. After that session, I cannot run it without root. It gives me the error dialog shown in the image. How can I resolve ...
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MATLAB startup error ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to run /usr/local/MATLAB/R2012a/bin/matlab on Ubuntu 14.04, but on startup it gives me the following error message: Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: ...
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Mounting and running a multipart dmg

I downloaded a program off of my school's server (Matlab) and it came in 1 file that was a .dmg extension and 3 files that were a .dmgpart extension. I have looked through the forums and I can't find ...
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Matlab installation on ubuntu 12.04

How to install matlab in ubuntu 12.04 ? which version of matlab is best suited to ubuntu 12.04?
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“Negative seek offset” error while installing Matlab 2013a on ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am trying to download Matlab 2013a on my newly installed Ubuntu 14.04. After 75% of the installation it stops with the following message: The following error was detected while installing ...
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How to install MATLAB on Ubuntu 14.04?

How to install MATLAB in Ubuntu 14.04? I searched in USC, but it only has some extension for MATLAB.
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after installation errors in matlab

I have installed Matlab-R2012a in ubunut-14.04. Installation is successful. But after opened Matlab, two errors messages are appearing on window. how to fix these errors. this is desktop ...
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MATLAB R2014a on Ubuntu 12.04 Installation issue (BadMatch. X_PutImage)

I am trying to install MATLAB R2014a on Ubuntu 12.04 with Gnome. However it says: user@server:~/temp/r2014a$ sudo ./install -v Preparing installation files ... -> DVD = ...
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Not able to run Matlab 2013a on Ubuntu 14.04

I must begin by saying I am new to Ubuntu. I have downloaded and installed Matlab 2013a using the java download manager. I have installed it in /home directory. However I am not able to run the ...
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Matlab makes CPU usage “oscillate” at rest

I find this very weird, and I am not sure whether this happened before the last kernel upgrade. It seems that even when I am not doing anything with Matlab, it uses the CPU cyclically for some reason. ...
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matlab: command not found

I have successfully installed MATLAB 2012a on 12.04 LTS, but I seem unable to execute any of the necessary commands to activate or run the program. When I navigate to my path_to_matlab/bin folder ...
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Downgrade Matlab java from 7 to 6 in Ubuntu error [closed]

I'm trying to downgrade Matlab java from 7 to 6 because of some problem in Ubuntu like problem in creating GUI (using GUIDE) in Matlab.The Application and figures that I created with Matlab R2014a in ...
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issues intalling Matlab R2012a 32bit student version on ubuntu 14.04 64bit

After having read https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MATLAB and successfully installed this version of Matlab on other versions of ubuntu I am running into the following issues when installing from the ...
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How to remove matlab on ubuntu 14.04

I can't uninstall matlab from my Ubuntu 14.04. when I use sudo apt-get purge maltab command then it shows the matlab configuration page but when I cancel the installation process then it shows ...
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Accidentally installed the Matlab launcher without the actual Matlab and cannot stop the installation process

I do not have Matlab in my computer so the installer keeps on asking me where is Matlab located and I do not know how to make it stop asking! Tried uninstalling the launcher in terminal with sudo ...
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How to get permissions to a folder in an installation process?

I am trying to install Matlab in my personal computer running Ubuntu 14.04. The directory for installation is /usr/local/MATLAB/R2014a, on which I can get permissions using sudo when in the ...
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Java still dont recognize horizontal scroll (right click) 14.04

I am totally trackpoint fan, I use it all the time and have disablet my touchpad. Due to my study I work a lot with MATLAB, but MATLAB uses Java, and horizontal scroll does not be recognized by java ...
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-ln links to wrong file

I've just installed matlab and want to be able to call it from the terminal. It works fine when I explicitly call it from its directory. I cd to /usr/local/bin and type sudo ln -s ...
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Empty tooltips in MATLAB

I am running MATLAB R2013b. Under Unity, the built-in editor of MATLAB shows empty tooltips, as seen here: Under xfce the tooltips are showing up just fine. My system: Ubuntu 14.04, Intel i7 ...
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Library for Audio files

I have written a project in Matlab, using some signal processing (fft,convolution,PSD etc), and I have to put it on ubuntu , for that I need to write a project in C, and I was wondering if there ...
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error in installation of matlab

i have an error that show at the end of installation of MATLAB by this command : sudo apt-get install matlab-gdf dynare-matlab libpdl-io-matlab-perl matlab-support matlab-support-dev matlab2tikz. ...
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error in installing matlab

i haver tried to download matlab programm to my ubunto , but the installation was stop , and MATLAB interface configuration appear , and it ask me to enter location of matlab installation , So my ...
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Creating/removing a symbolic link when a USB device is connected/disconnected [duplicate]

I'm working with an Arduino board and Matlab under Linux. Matlab, unfortunately, doesn't recognize the Arduino board when is connected unless I create a symbolic link to the Arduino board in /dev by: ...
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Matlab won't open after fresh installation!

I installed matlab on a new ubuntu 14.04 installation. I don't get any errors, but when I try to run it in the terminal with the matlab command, the screen doesn't advance past the matlab logo: ...
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problem with installation matlab

I want to install maltab to 32-bit version , so i follow the instructions , and i have write this command sudo /media/MATHWORKS_R2012A/install -glnx86 -v but it give me sudo: ...
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matlab installation problem using the guidelines as per https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MATLAB

While trying to install matlab following the guidelines as per https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MATLAB, I encountered a problem in the first step: sudo: /media/MATHWORKS_R2012A/install: command not ...