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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Matlab Awesome WM

When i try to start matlab 2013a in ubuntu 12.04 I get only grey window. I found this post http://awesome.naquadah.org/wiki/Problems_with_Java but I dont know where set it up. Please help me
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Ssh X11 forwarding very slow using Xshell

My server is Ubuntu 12.10 And my client is Windows 7 64bit Now I am using Xshell to connect my server via ssh But after I forwarding X11, it's take a long time!! after I enter $matlab -nodesktop ...
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How do I install the latest version of Matlab?

When I tried to install Matlab using the Software Center, it prompted me for the Location of MATLAB installation(s). Since I am trying to install it, I don't know what to do.
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How to set environment variable for MCR in Ubuntu

I am new to ubuntu. I am using matlab in ubuntu. I used 'mcc' command in matlab(ubuntu) to create executable files. Now to run those executables I need to set the 'MCR' directory path to the ...
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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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any equivalent for MATLAB/Simulink/Sim Power System toolbox

Is there any software/package which is equivalent to MATLAB/Simulink/Sim Power System toolbox?
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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 compare two images using SIFT in Linux and Matlab

i need to compare two images. the main purpose is Logo identification. i tried to use SIFT . but i do not understand how to mark key points and comparing. i am using Linux. I am trying to use ...
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How I can print coordinates of a few point on a plot in Matlab?

I have a plot in matlab and, for further analysis, I need print coordinate of a few points in it. How I can I do that?
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How to cancel installation of Matlab while applying changes?

Out of curiosity to try Matlab I mistakenly installed the Matlab from the Ubuntu Software Center. I did not realize that it was just an upgrade for the installed program. Now it wants the directory ...
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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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will MATLAB run on Ubuntu Mobile?

If Ubuntu Mobile allows you to run a desktop operating system on a mobile device, does that mean it is possible to install and run applications such as Matlab? Thanks, Mark
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Matlab for UBUNTU 12.04 [duplicate]

I have MATLAB for windows, can I use the same and install in UBUNTU? Thanks, Raj
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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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Custom Terminal App ID

I am running Matlab through the terminal, with the -nodesktop and -nosplash flags. I even created a custom laucher with gnome-terminal -e "matlab -nodesktop -nosplash". However, the OS (Ubuntu 12.10) ...
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The command for freeing memory in ubuntu doesn't work

The situation is this: I run a matlab program that uses a huge amounts of memory and swap memory, however, while it's running, I killed it(ctrl+z), but I find that it did not return the memory it ...
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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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Optimizing 12.04 LTS for Matlab R2013a

Good day I would like to know what steps could be taken to optimize Ubuntu 12.04 LTS for running Matlab R2013a (64bit). We have run the same test on the same machine with Windows 7, Windows 2008 ...
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Installing matlab 2012b on ubuntu 12.10-java error

I have matlab 2012b iso file and I tried mounting it and install ..but i get the following error... root@karthik:/home/karthik# mount -t iso9660 -o loop /home/karthik/Downloads/matlab.iso ...
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terminal locked with matlab installation

I was trying to install matlab couple of days ago but the process stuck due to the malfunction of the ISO file. Now I cannot stop this installation because it prevents me to get update or upgrade. ...
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liblapack.so file

I want to run a matlab code in ubuntu 12.04 in which error is coming that liblapack.so shared library file is missing. How to get this file installed and from where can I get this file.Please help me ...
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Creating or mimicing eth0

I am using an ultrabook (Thinkpad X1 Carbon) that has no eth0 device - it only has wlan. Installation is Xubuntu on 12.04 However, MATLAB requires an eth device during installation. Is it possible to ...