# Tagged Questions

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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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### 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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### 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: org/apache/...

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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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### 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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### 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 = /home/user/...

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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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### 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 matlab 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 terminal....

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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 /usr/local/...

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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 4770K....

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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 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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### 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:
I'...

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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: /media/MATHWORKS_R2012A/...

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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 ...

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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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### 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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### 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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### 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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### 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 /home/marta/Downloads/...

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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 /usr/...

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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 ...