# Tagged Questions

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### Problem installing QtOctave

First I installed MATLAB and I got stuck here:
No MATLAB executables were found in the directories you specified.
This package requires at least one local installation of MATLAB.
I was unable to ...

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### Trouble downloading Matlab r2011a

So im new to ubuntu from windows and am trying to re download matlab onto my computer. I have used both the java downloader and tried to download it manually with the terminal, but each time when i ...

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### Sudo chmod +x leads to “cannot access [file] permission denied”

I'm trying to install Matlab using super user privileges. The reason I want to do this is because the installer is unable to create folders, which is necessary.
Nothing happens when I do
sudo ...

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### Installing matlab

Hello I've been trying to install MATLAB 2012a on my device I followed the manual but I got stuck when the installer wanted to install the files in /usr/local/ It failed to creat a path called ...

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### Matlab and Simulink

I recently bought a Mac and installed Matlab on it.
When I opened it I found that Simulink was not installed.
Is there a package I can download that belongs to Simulink?
Your help is appreciated.

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### MatLab installation from .iso problem

I tried installing MatLab on Ubuntu 12.04 from an .iso, unsuccessfully. The .iso file is mounted, but when I go to the mounted folder and type ./install , I get this error message:
Error: Cannot ...

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### how instal Matlab on ubuntu? [duplicate]

i have Matlab 2013a for windows. its difficult to download matlab for for linux. It's about 5.6gb also its only for windows. Any tricks which used to install the Matlab windows setup to ubantu. ...

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### Will installing Matlab on Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop open any ports?

I was wondering if installing Matlab is somehow impacting the security of Ubuntu. I am really not an Ubuntu geek and do not know if installing Matlab on Ubuntu will open any ports? I am not using any ...

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### Incomplete file error while trying to install Matlab

I'm attempting to install MATLAB R2013a on my PC. I know it's compatible because I have a 64-bit architecture. When I try to open the file after having downloaded MATLAB from my university's website I ...

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### matlab installation problem from sotware centre on ubuntu 13.04

i have installed the software from the software center then it was a window prompting to enter the path of the executables files of the matlab tell me from where the files have been installed and how ...

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### How to fix “dl failure” / “invalid ELF header” error while installing MATLAB?

I tried installing MATLAB R2013a with this command:
sudo ./install -javadir /usr/lib/jvm/java-7-openjdk-amd64/jre
And I got this massege:
Preparing installation files ...
Installing ...
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### Unable to install Matlab 2008

I am unable to install Matlab 2008 in ubuntu. I am getting the following error when I have typed ./install in terminal window.
bash: ./install: Permission denied
and when I typed sudo ./install I ...

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### problem installing an older version of gcc

problem installing an older version of gcc
Hi,
I'm new to ubuntu:)
I'm trying to compile a program in Matlab using mex (Matlab), but I'm getting an error that I'm using gcc version 4.6.3 and the ...

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### Should I install Ubuntu Desktop or Ubuntu Server?

Sorry if this is a simple question, but - eeks - I'm really a Windows person(!). I'm getting a PowerEdge Server to do really just ONE thing: I need to run interactive sessions of MATLAB (parallel ...

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### Installing matlab on Ubuntu 12.04 32bits

I am trying to install Matlab on Ubuntu 12.04, I have a 32bits machine. I downloaded the files and set the file install to exectable, then run :
$ ./install -v
but then I got the error :
Error : ...

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### install matlab 2013a with error

I tried to install Matlab2013a in my laptop (Ubuntu system). I download a ISO file (very big) and followed their instruction: mount it and run "install". But it returns me an error:
Cannot locate ...

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### How to run MATLAB(64bit) on Ubuntu 12.04(32bit)

I've Ubuntu 12.04 (32bit) And Windows 7 (64bit).
I've installed "MATLAB-R2011b" on Windows 7.
How can i run that on Ubuntu without using WINE ?

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### Matlab Installation “finished”?

Hi I am trying to install MATLAB in my Ubuntu 32-bit 13.04 by mounting the ISO. Here are the steps i followed:
sudo mkdir /media/matlab/
sudo mount ...

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### Cannot Install MATLAB R2013 on Ubuntu 12.10 [closed]

I tried running install from the files that I had downloaded (currently located in my Documents folder...should that be changed?) but the installer refused to install my files in a folder, giving me a ...

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### Installation of Matlab R2012A in Ubuntu 12.04 lts

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and I tried to install Matlab R2012A in it. At first I installed "ia32-libs" and then I tried to run it using the following command:
sudo /media/MATHWORKS_R2012A/install ...

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### Unable to install MATLAB 2012b in Ubuntu 11.10(x64)

I have downloaded MATLAB 2012b from the mathworks website.
When I use ./install in the terminal it gives me the following error:
Error: Cannot locate Java Runtime Environment.
The directory ...

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### Error while installing MatlabR2011b

Error while installing MatlabR2011b in Ubuntu 12.04 64bit OS
Preparing installation files ...
Installing ...
install: 1: eval: /tmp/mathworks_9756/sys/java/jre/glnxa64/jre/bin/java: Permission denied
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### MATLAB R2012a Installation Issue

I activated my student version of MATLAB R2012a on the Mathworks website with my original host ID (my Mac address).
For some reason MATLAB thinks that my host ID is 0000..0 (sequence of zeros) when ...

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### Matlab installation is stuck — how do I abort it?

It does not advance. There is no "cancel" button. Is there a way to escape the installation process, perhaps via a terminal command or something else?

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### Matlab 2012a installation ubuntu 12.02 issue

I'm trying to install MATLAB2012 on my Ubuntu machine, and, in order to do that I have to give the installation program the root rights, this is what I've tried :
root@Engine:/media/ENGINE# ...

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### Matlab R2010b under Ubuntu 12.04 - installation issue

So, I am trying to install matlab (R2010b) and I can't get the installer to appear. This is how far I get:
ivana@ivana-desktop:/usr/local/matlabR2010b$ sudo ./install -v -glnx86
Preparing ...

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### Must I enable the root account to install Matlab?

I'm trying to install Matlab R20112a on Ubuntu.
My problem is: I get access to the installation gui running ./install from a terminal, but the installer fails when it tries to write on the folder ...

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### matlab 2012a install on ubuntu 12.04 64 bit cant specify license file

[EDIT] The bug/error was the person sitting in front of my computer.. me.. Go to a more relevant question..
During installation of matlab 2012a I need to specify my license file but even though I ...

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### Problem for Matlab Installation

I install the Matlab2009a to my computer successfully and when I try to activate it without using the internet (Activate manually without the Internet) and provide the path to license file. Then an ...

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### How do I install MATLAB R2012a?

I have downloaded MATLAB R2012a for Unix platform and i want to install it on my ubuntu 11.10.
To install i try this command:
/<matlab_installation_file_directory>/install
and it says:
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### How can i install matlab without an install file?

My matlab iso doesn't have the install file, only has a .exe file to install on windows platform, where can i find the install file?
i'm working with this instructions ...

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### How to install MATLAB

I have Ubuntu 11.10 and try to install MATLAB 2011a. I followed the instructions on the PDF manual accompanying MATLAB as well as the topic at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MATLAB.
The problem is ...

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### How do I install Matlab?

I have one problem so please help me. I have Ubuntu 11.10 and want to install Matlab; I searched a lot in internet but have not found the exact way yet. Please help me guys, I need it very much.
I ...

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### Installing MATLAB and its launcher icon [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate:
Add Matlab to main menu
Hello,
I am trying to install MATLAB. I got it installed, but I am having a hard time getting the launcher icon to work using the instructions ...