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MatLab 2009 installition isssue on Ubuntu 14.04LTS

Recently my university has started a course on MatLab. I have no pre-knowledge about this course as well as the software called MatLab! And All the computers in my universities computer lab runs on ...
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How do I get back to nano after hitting Ctrl-Z if I have no shell prompt

I'm using nano inside a MATLAB session that is running inside a screen (-x) terminal. I accidentally hit Ctrl-Z and it immediately leaves nano, prints "Use "fg" to return to nano", but does not show ...
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Want to write command in terminal and open application

i just installed Matlab on my ubuntu 14.04 and i can open it just with terminal writing full path, but i want to open terminal and write only "matlab" to start that program without writing full path. ...
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MATLAB R2014a on Ubuntu 14.04 Install Issue

I am trying to install MATLAB R2014a on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I download the .iso file (from my University) and mount it using Disk Image Mounter. Then I open a terminal, switch to the directory where ...
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How to install matlab 2012 unix on ubuntu

I am trying to install Matlab by running install.sh from .iso through terminal. I even installed Java for that but still it doesn't run at all. Can any one help me?
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Matlab 2013a installation error on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

after 83 percent installation it gives error The following error was detected while installing sl3d_glnxa64: archive is not a ZIP archive Would you like to retry installing sl3d_glnxa64? If you ...
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Matlab installantion error on ubuntu 14.04 LTS

each time i try to install matlab using this command muhammad@muhammad-Inspiron-N5050:~/Applications/matlab/forubuntu$ ./install it displays and close the installation box for the command ls -l ...
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Program launches only as root but not normally

I installed MATLAB in the home directory. Now when I try to launch it normally from the bin folder, it starts up and then gives an error that says: Internal error: No write permission on directory ...
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How to add a path permanatly in matlab and save it?

How to add a path permanantly in matlab and save it?
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Matlab install error: Simulink 3D Animation Toolbox

I'm trying to install Matlab 8.0.1 (R2013a) on Ubuntu13.10 64bit. There was some problem when I installed all the packages (inclusive of Simulink 3D Animation Toolbox) and other packages preceding it ...
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How to fix MATLAB R2014 greek letter/latex font support

I am using MATLAB R2014a under Ubuntu 12.04. Using tex markup such as \alpha, etc in text objects renders regular ASCII characters and not the expected tex output. Making a symbolic link from the ...
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Matlab 2013a installation on Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit [duplicate]

I am using ubuntu 12.04 64 bit. Tried to install Matlab 2013a from .iso file, but got the following error. CAN ANYONE PLEASE HELP-- sudo ./install Preparing installation files ... Installing ... ...
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Cannot launch .jnlp file in precise pangolin

I'm trying to install Matlab but I can't open the download_agent installed from mathworks. It's an jnlp file, but if I use open with -> IcedTea in nautilus nothing happens, and when I try javaws ...
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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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Cannot open Matlab figure window under Ubuntu 13.10

I am using matlab R2013b under Ubuntu. Before today everything was fine. I don't remember what I did, but suddenly my matlab stops showing the figure window when I plot something. For example, if I ...
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Permission denied while installing matlab in ubuntu 12.04

I'm installing Matlab in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS by using terminal commands. As mentioned in installation guide I am entering the following command: /path_to_dvd/install & but when I enter the command ...
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How to use Hadoop streaming input parameter for matlab shell script

Actually i want to execute my matlab code in hadoop streaming. My doubt is how to use hadoop streaming input parameter value for my matlab input. For example , This is my matlab file imreadtest.m ...
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Want to display Matlab figures in current workspace alone, Ubuntu 12.04

I use multiple workspaces of ubuntu 12.04 for my work. For instance, I run Matlab in one workspace and edit my documents in another. When I run my Matlab code, it generates multiple figures. However, ...
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Problems installing Matlab via iso R2013a on Ubuntu 13.10

I mounted the MATLAB for LINUX iso image to local drive and tried to run ./install and a installation dialog box even appeared asking all the required details but when I pressed Finish to begin ...
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NMR fid data opener for ubuntu

Does anyone know a good application for an NMR's .fid data. I'm trying to import my NMR spectra into matlab but I have to convert it to something matlab can actually read.
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Problem Installing Matlab 2012a in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

The following problem is occurring while starting installation: sudo /media/MATHWORKS_R2012A/install -glnx86 -v [sudo] password for kittu: sudo: /media/MATHWORKS_R2012A/install: command not found
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Matlab 2011a installer show error in ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I made changes in install file for the automatic installation. Here is my file Use this file to specify parameters required by the installer at runtime. Instructions for using this file. 1. Create ...
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Unable to install Matlab 2011 in Ubuntu 12.04

Setup Read file says that go to mount folder and type install -inputFile I did all these things... But nothing happen and terminal shows that root@LABE-1294-0-170:/media/matlab# install -inputFile ...
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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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Why does Matlab iso image get mounted as read-only?

I have been trying to install Matlab on Ubuntu. The issue starts even prior to the installation, as mounting the .iso file results in the following error: mount: block device ...
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In ubuntu matlab execution file cannot be run

I have stored my matlab installation in one of the partitions.But ubuntu doesn't recognize the matlab file as an executable file even after executing chmod +x command. Kindly help me to resolve the ...
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No such file or directory when installing liblinear for use on Ubuntu in MATLAB

MATLAB version is 2010a Student Version (32 bit), Ubuntu version is 13.04, 64 bit. I first use make in the directory liblinear-1.94. This step works. Then I cd into the MATLAB directory and attempt ...
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Matlab compilation returning an error when run

After putting in numerous hours, I felt ready to run my code on my friend's high end computer. I compiled my application (named Zeta). However, when I entered: sh '/home/nicbit/Desktop/run_Zeta.sh' ...
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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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Permission problems when installing MATLAB R2013b

I am trying to install MATLAB and I am running into some issues with the installer program with Ubuntu 13.10. I get to the screen which tells me to select the directory I wish to install in, I then ...
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Matlab: two launcher icons

I followed the instructions in https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MATLAB but still have two icons, one that starts a new matlab instance and one that refers to the running instance. This is what my ...
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calling octave function from gtk+2 C code

how a built-in octave function can be called from a GTK+2 C code. i know how to call octave functions from C code by Mex files, but i don't know how i can call octave function from GTK+2 C code. is it ...
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Installation of MATLAB 2013a in 13.10 trouble

I've been looking around for solutions to this and can't really seem to find a good answer so I thought I'd try this. I'm trying to install MATLAB 2013a on Saucy Salamander. I have all the files ...
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How to create launcher icon

I recently installed Matlab R2013a and it is working fine, however the only way I can start it is by running /usr/local/MATLAB/R2013a/bin/matlab in the terminal. If I type in matlab it says command ...
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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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how to call a function written in octave from C code

I have written a simple function in octave . This function add two numbers function [ z ] = addition(x,y) z=x+y; end Name of this function is addition I have made m file for this ...
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i am trying to make a mex file for octave but i am getting errors

octave-3.2.4:1> mkoctfile --mex myhello.c sh: 1: /usr/bin/mkoctfile-3.2.4: not found warning: unable to find mkoctfile in expected location: `/usr/bin/mkoctfile-3.2.4' warning: mkoctfile exited ...
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hello my question is about matlab and its installation and when I want to stop the installation progress I found a problem which is :

beside the progress bar I didn't get (X) for canceling so, is there any solution please ! because I need matlab for my work thanks...
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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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Can I overwrite MATLAB 2013 over 2012?

I have MATLAB 2012 installed on my laptop, but due to some toolbox issues I want to install MATLAB 2013. I know that I can't uninstall MATLAB, I've to delete that folder. But it is possible that I ...
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unable to locate package error when installing Matlab 2013a

10 yesterday I downloaded matlab R2013a from university website But it says elif@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get install MATHWORKS_R2013A Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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Issues installing matlab on Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit

I'm trying to install Matlab 2012b on 12.04 64 bit system. I tried sudo /media/MATHWORKS_R2012B/install and got the following error message. Installing ... ...
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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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Updating matlab version to 2013b on Ubuntu 12.04

I have matlab 2012b installed and working on my ubuntu 12.04 box, I just downloaded, installed, and activated the 2013b version using the GUI defaults under root priviledges, but when I start matlab ...
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MatLAB keeps asking for activation [duplicate]

I'm having the exact problem this fellow is having in this thread: Matlab doesn't launch, keeps asking for activation I've installed matlab successfully. However, I'm having trouble activating ...
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If MATLAB is in the Ubuntu apps, does it means that its Open Source?

MATLAB is not a free software. In ubuntu apps page MATLAB is open source. Does that mean it is free?
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Can't complete matlab installing

I am student interested in ubuntu. (or newbie coder) I try to install matlab from "Ubuntu Software Center" and, I see some dialog be written "Can't find installed matlab". So I close dialog while ...
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Installing Matlab on ubuntu 12.04 32 bits

I have been trying to install Matlab2012a, matlab2012b and Matlab2013a for like 4 hours, triedto fix my prospective errors regarding the posts 2012a, Ubuntu-Matlab Documentation and Matlab-central. ...
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Text-editors in eclipse/matlab loses focus occasionally after upgrading to 12.04

This is a question asked on stackoverflow, and someone there recommends me to move the question here. My problem is that, I have just upgraded from Ubuntu 10.04 to 12.04.3 LTS. An annoying thing is ...
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How to install 32-bit Matlab in Ubuntu 64-bit?

While running previous versions of Ubuntu (prior to 13.10) I was able to follow the instructions listed here to install 32-bit Matlab while running 64-bit Ubuntu. Now in 13.10 I am no longer able to ...