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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 ...
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What is the equivalent of MATLAB?

I am trying to install software similar to MATLAB. I can't go for MATLAB itself because of its huge download size. Is there an alternative application which is similar to MATLAB?
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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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How to change MATLAB's default work folder?

After installing MATLAB2012b and starting it, the folder MATLAB gets created under ~/Documents/. I want this MATLAB folder to be created in other directory, for example ~/Documents/workspace. What ...
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Unable to activate MATLAB

I have a Problem with the Matlab (2012a Student Version) Activation. The following message pops up when I try to activate: Error 1,714: Unable to activate your machine. The activation process cannot ...
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I have installed linux version of MATLAB but being new I have no idea how to run it. There is no exec file as in windows

I have executable matlab in bin/glnx86 folder. What is the next step?
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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 run MATLAB

I barely managed to get MATLAB installed but I think it's installed correctly. However, when I cd to the bin directory and run ./matlab, the MATLAB logo comes up but then it instantly closes again and ...
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Problem with Symbolic toolbox of MATLAB 2010b, 32bit, installed in UBUNTU 12.04 LTS, 64-bit

I have installed 32-bit MATLAB 2010b on 64-bit UBUNTU 12.04 LTS according to the instructions given in here. It is doing fine except the symbolic toolbox package. Whenever I try to run a command like ...
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installation of matlab using wine

I have installed WINE and I have .exe file of matlab.When I tried to open setup.exe file of matlab with wine program loader,it does nothing.But I was able to open notepad.exe. I really want to know ...
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How to install matlab if I already have a Windows versions?

I am new to Ubuntu and confused to use whether matlab windows version (which I had a copy) using WINE or to install Linux version. If it is good to install Linux version of matlab I would like to know ...
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Matlab Not Working

I have a Ubuntu 12.10. I have Matlab 2012b installed on it.It was working fine until the last time I tried to open it. *My Problem : * Matlab not working.The following message is displayed when I ...
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How to burn iso of a program on USB?

I want to burn the iso of a program (specifically the MatLab iso) on to a USB stick with ubuntu. just to make it clear what? burn iso of program where? on USB stick using which OS? ...
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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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XLSREAD unable to read file in MATLAB R2012a in Ubuntu 12.10?

I have an excel-file which consists of about roughly 10,000 rows and has a size of around 800KB When I try to import the data to MATLAB both with GUI import tool, or using XLSREAD I get the following ...
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Installing MATLAB Ubuntu 12.10, persistent “permission denied” problem

I'm trying to install MATLAB on Ubuntu 12.10, I had it in my last laptop with 12.04 and I didn't have much trouble to install it. I'm getting this problem: j@jgb:~/Programs/Instaladores/matlab$ ...
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Trouble running Matlab 2012a on Ubuntu 12.04 64 bits

I just finished a Matlab 2012a installation that reported that the C compiler needs to be upgraded, but got stuck when I tried to click on the hyperlink provided by the installer to fix it. When ...
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Make mex compiler of matlab working on mint?

Mex compiler of matlab does not work with following error Warning: You are using gcc version "4.7.2-2ubuntu1)". The version currently supported with MEX is "4.4.6". For a list of ...
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Software Center Matlab app preventing app installation

I have installed an app from the software center that is called Matlab. But then it turns out that it isn't actually Matlab, but some support package for it, and I when I try to remove it, it opens a ...
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Problems installing MATLAB - Scientific computing environment

I have problems completing a MATLAB installation. I downloaded the installation files from mathworks.com and I ran the installation as root, so far so good. The problem is that I am unable to ...
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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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Out of memory on MATLAB

I'm trying to run a script on matlab_2011a, which calculate same means for a climatology of 50 years. When I started to run the script for all the years it worked fine until the iteration 20th, and ...
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How do I install these libraries/codecs for Matlab?

I just installed matlab on my computer, seemingly successfully, but I've been trying to run a program, and I'm getting the following error: >> reproduceResults Warning: Directory already ...
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Licence Error for Matlab 2012a on Ubuntu 12.04 (64-bit)

I have installed Matlab 2012a on ubuntu 12.04, while providing the licence I find the following error: Could not complete Activation because the License File could not be written to disk. You ...
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PC restarted or died when computing

I just upgraded 12.04 64-bit. When I run some code in matlab, the computer is always dead or it restarts. I couldn't figure out the reason. Although video card on the motherboard is only 32MB, I ...
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Matlab shortcuts not working

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 with Unity and I can't seem to be able to use any shortcuts on Matlab. It appears that they go directly to Unity and bypass Matlab all together. For instance, if I press F10 ...
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How to Run Matlab installed on windows from Linux

I have Windows and Ubuntu installed on my computer. I have Matlab R2012a installed on Windows and I will like to Launch Matlab from Ubuntu. I can navigate to the matlab folder from windows but i do ...
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Trouble installing Matlab due to java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError

So whenever I try to install Matlab, the first image appears, but then goes away and that's the end of it. Here's what I'm doing- user@host$> cd ~/mathworks_downloads user@host$> unzip ...
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How do I install MATLAB via the ISO?

I am trying to install MATLAB R2010b to Ubuntu 12.04. I have the ISO file. First I copied it to my PC and then extracted it. Now it seems like I should run the install script. But I could not do that. ...
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Installing Matlab 2012a (32-bit) in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS java problem

This is my first posting here, so please be gentle. I am having a problem installing Matlab 2012a (32-bit) in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have trawled around the web and have seen similar problems reported, ...
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How can I launch MATLAB 2012?

I have a problem with the MATLAB 2012 installation. After having installed it using Alt + F2 and having used gksudo nautilus I have installed MATLAB in the correct folder, which is: ...
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Matlab install - Java permission denied

Matlab version 2012. I know there are many threads about this, suggesting to chmod +x the following files (if you are in installation directory): sys/java/jre/glnx86/jre/bin/java ...
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gcc 4.3 not in repository anymore?

matlab has been so nice not to update its supported compilers. The latest version supported that supports the so-called mex-files is gcc-4.3.4. Now, this version also seems to be deleted from the ...
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Where are the OpenCV development libraries installed?

I need to install facedetect in matlab but it needs opencv library files and it has to be included during the compilation. So where is it? (In UbuntuStudio)!
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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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How do I work around this installation error?

It's happening when I try to install Matlab: $ ./install Preparing installation files ... Installing ... ./install: 1: eval: /tmp/mathworks_21238/java/jre/glnxa64/jre/bin/java: Permission denied ...
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How do I make the matlab ISO from 3 separate tarballs?

I've downloaded Matlab for Linux, and it's 3 tar files, that I've to extract to get an ISO file. the problem is that it if I extract anyone of them I get an error. any idea?
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My Matlab launcher doesn't work

I've installeb Matlab r2011a on ubuntu 11.10 today following Ubuntu's guide. I've also followed the steps to create the launcher. It appeared, but when I click on it nothing happens. Does anyone ...
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Matlab doesn't launch, keeps asking for activation

I have just installed Matlab R2011a on Ubuntu 12.04 using a standalone licence. The installation appears to have worked properly, and I have run the following to get rid of an error that everyone ...
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Matlab launcher doesn't work

I've installed Matlab R2011a on ubuntu12.04. I've installed it in a folder I've created in the Home Folder. I can run it if I run the code cd directory ./matlab However I want to create a ...
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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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Problem in MATLAB installation with java (install: 1: eval: Permission denied)

I executed this command in a terminal by going to the folder where I placed the installation file. santiago@CHAPA:~/Descargas/Matlab/MATLAB$ sudo sh install but this showed in the terminal ...
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How to fix Java problem installing Matlab 2012a (64-bit) in Ubuntu 12.04 (64 bit)?

I am trying to install Matlab 2012a (64-bit) in Ubuntu 12.04LTS (64-bit). I have installed Java 7. My Java version is: sabyasachi@sabyasachi-ubuntu:~/Downloads/R2012a_UNIX$ java -version java version ...
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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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Which recent Ubuntu should I use for Matlab R2011a, Octave 3.6.1 and recent R?

I wish to install Ubuntu on a new machine 64 bits. Can you help by telling me which most recent Ubuntu will be compatible and stable with Matlab (R2011a), AND a recent Octave (3.6.1), AND a recent R ...