# Tagged Questions

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### How to Increase Ubuntu's Virtual Memory and/or Swap for Matlab?

Situation: Out of Memory errors in Ubuntu's Matlab
Goal: allocate some Dram to virtual memory and/or Swap by using external HDD; the read/write decrease from 20 GBps to 0.1 GBps, which is ok!
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### How To Do Beep in Matlab of Ubuntu 16.04?

Condition: unsuccessful system beep from motherboard
Settings: sounds work normally
Differential condition: unsuccessful beep from speakers in Matlab
Enable beep sound in kernel and gnome by ...

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### How to Configure ALSA in Ubuntu 16.04 for Matlab?

Situation: unable to configure ALSA in Ubuntu 16.04 for Matlab 2016a
System characteristics
/proc/asound/cards
0 [HDMI ]: HDA-Intel - HDA Intel HDMI
HDA Intel HDMI at ...

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### Add custom command in the open with dialog? - Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial

I am trying to associate .fig files (generated by MATLAB) so that I can open them easily by double clicking them. An easy way of doing that in Ubuntu versions before 16.04 is to use the custom command ...

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### MATLAB on Ubuntu

I have installed MATLAB 2016a on my Ubuntu. After installation is successful, I have tried running MATLAB but unfortunately it can't be launched. I can see the splash and no errors seemingly occur.

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### MATLAB help doc display error

When I am trying to open MATLAB help doc files, I get display errors. For example, when I am trying to open the help doc file for the audioread function, I get this:
Can anyone help?

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### matlab system error [duplicate]

After starting Matlab on Xubuntu as root I get this system error when I am trying to open it. I reinstalled it but the same problem occurs. Can anyone help?
MATLAB crash file:/home/pc/...

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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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### Matlab crashes on start “segmentation violation”

I just installed Matlab on my Ubuntu 16.04. But it crashes immediately with this output:
------------------------------------------------------------------------
Segmentation violation ...

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### Doesn't Matlab work on ubuntu 16.04?

MATLAB Crash Dump:
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Segmentation violation detected at Thu Mar 3 01:40:49 2016
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### How can I get my NVIDIA driver VSYNC right

I'm to ubuntu and linux.
The reason why I start ubuntu is to use Matlab to do programming for experiments.
However, after I installed Matlab and Psychtoolbox,
and write some code to test with,
the ...

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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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### MATLAB has encountered an internal problem and needs to close - Ubuntu 15.10

I have recently installed Matlab R2015a on Ubuntu 15.10, however when I open the program I consistently get this error. I have copy'd and pasted the details below. I think the fault is coming from:
...

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### Unable to launch matlab

Error while lanching the matlab c
Error while installing libxp.so.6 using yum
I am using ubuntu 16.04, I have succesfully installed matlab 2010b without any error. the same sofware had worked with ...

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### matlab 2014b libxerces-c.so.27: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

I have just installed matlab 2014b but when i tried to run it, I am getting this problem
/usr/local/MATLAB/R2014b/bin/glnxa64/need_softwareopengl: error while loading shared libraries: libxerces-c.so....

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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 ...

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### Activating Matlab from Command line and from Launcher [duplicate]

When I type Matlab (without sudo) on the command line for the shell, matlab properly opens.
Then, on the left pane in Ubuntu 16.04, I tell Ubuntu to lock Matlab to launcher.
However, when I try to ...

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### Matlab can't find /lib/libc.so.6 in 12.04

I'm trying to open Matlab (32 bit version) in 12.04, with
matlab -glnx86
but it returns
/usr/local/bin/matlab: 1: /usr/local/temp/bin/util/oscheck.sh: /lib/libc.so.6: not found
/usr/local/temp/bin/...

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**1**answer

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### Upgrading Ubuntu will require reinstalling Matlab and mtrack?

I have Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I am considering upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I already read a similar post about it: Is it necessary to upgrade to 14.04 LTS or can I stand in 12.04 LTS forever with no ...

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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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### MATLAB R2015a segmentation fault with selecting SOFTWARE OPENGL rendering

My OS release is 14.04
When I launch MATLAB with GUI, I got the response with
MATLAB is selecting SOFTWARE OPENGL rendering.
Segmentation fault (core dumped)
There is nothing in the log of ...

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### How to Run Matlab 2016a with Nvidia Drivers of GTX-960 in Ubuntu 16.04?

System: i7 of 2013, 32 GB, GTX-960 Nvidia, Asus Desktop PC.
I get continuously system error
MATLAB is exiting because of fatal error:
- -
Segmentation violation detected at Sat Apr 30 17:40:16 ...

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### found this error while updating or installing software through terminal(error code 1)

I used sudo apt-get autoremove to overcome from this error but I failed. Please help me.
atul@atulpc:~$ sudo apt-get autoremove
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading ...

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### Matlab Command Line vs Tcsh Script

To run matlab desktop environment, I type in matlab on the command line ($SHELL = /usr/bin/tcsh).
I then write a tcsh script containing a matlab script within it:
Tcsh script
#!/bin/tcsh -f
matlab ...

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### how to install matlab on ubuntu?

sudo ./install -v
Preparing installation files ...
-> DVD = /vagrant/matlab
-> ARCH = glnxa64
-> DISPLAY =
-> TESTONLY = 0
-> ...

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### Ubuntu mate 16.04 matlab installation permission denied

Please refer the image above.
I am not able to proceed with the installation of Matlab on Ubuntu Mate 16.04 x64.
Please help me to proceed further.

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### opening m-files in new volume — how to make MATLAB default?

I am dual booting Windows and Ubuntu. My drive D partition in Windows can be accessed from Ubuntu and is called "New Volume". I thought this was great to have this arrangement since I did not set ...

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### libmwlaunchermain.so not found

Hi I have been searching on internet and tried to export the path of these libraries, but still I am getting an error. Location of the libmwlaunchermain.so in my Ubuntu system is : "/usr/local/MATLAB/...

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### installation problrm [duplicate]

I am trying to update app with
sudo apt-get update
but getting error:
dpkg: error: dpkg status database is locked by another process
I restarted my system and again used
sudo apt-get update
...

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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
sys/java/jre/...

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### matlab 2015a 64 bit installation issue on ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I'm having trouble with matlab 2015a (64 bit version) installation on ubuntu 14.04. I did chmod things to make install file(in the root directory) executable and after running it these messages were ...

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### Installing MatLab R2015a on ubuntu 15.10

When I run ./install in the terminal it outputs:
Preparing installation files ...
Installing ...
Finished
but it doesn't actually open the installer window for MatLab. Is there a way to fix this?

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### How to show my matlab output in a website?

I have a matlab2014a(linux14.04) demo, I want to show it in a website. The demo input is a image, output is a digital (1-4). Until now all the function of this website can run in my computer.
However,...

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### Matlab crashes on start after upgrading to 15.04 (from 14.10) [works as sudo]

I recently upgraded to 15.04 and immediately after, Matlab 2012b no longer worked and crashed either as soon as it loads the program, or a few moments after I try to do anything. I tried installing a ...

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### Problem in Matlab free trial installation:

I am trying to install mathlab for a course. I downloaded the free trial installation and extracted the files several times. Indeed,
I actually have the install file in my Home. Yet, it is not able ...

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### How to completely uninstall MATLAB?

Recently, I installed MATLAB from the Ubuntu Software and uninstalled afterwards. However, when I do a software update via Software Updater, it shows me the following and disallow me to continue the ...

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### FAILING: matlab r2016a installation on linux

I am trying to install Matlab R2016a on my machine. Everything went fine, but when I try to start matlab from terminal, I get this error:
nikhil@nikhil-ubuntu:/media/nikhil/8AFAB7E7FAB7CE27/...

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### Installing matlab from mounted iso

I am trying to install Matlab 2008 from mounted iso on Ubuntu 15.10. I use gisomount, the drive is successfully mounted as
/media/MATHWORKS_R2008B(vcd)
According to the docs I should do
/ ...

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### Matlab 2014 student version hangs when hangs on splash screen

As the title says, I've currently installed matlab2014a (Student) and now when I go to launch it it just hangs on the splash screen.
/usr/local/MATLAB/R2014a/bin$ ./matlab
I've checked System ...

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### Is there an editor for Octave with a “Run” button?

In Matlab, there is a built-in code editor with a "Run" button (with shortcut key F5) to run scripts. I'm looking for similar functionality in Octave; so far, I've only been able to run scripts by ...

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### “sudo matlab” logs in as demo version

I was using a demo version of MATLAB on Ubuntu 14.04 for the last month, before purchasing a license today. The licensing procedure required me to download a file, "license.lic" and then point the ...

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### Matlab Installation Failure

I have installed Matlab 2016a on ubuntu, then the matlab-supporter and matlab-supporter-dev packages via Terminal with defining Matlab directory. However when I launch Matlab I saw an error as shown ...

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### Installation of MatLAB on Lubuntu 15.10

I did what i was told in [Installation of MATLAB 2013a in 13.10 trouble ]but then I got this error message. I am trying to install it in a Lubuntu 15.10 version laptop.
[ user ] [~] > cd ...

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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 /home/"username"/Desktop/Matlab_Unix_2012a/...

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### how to install libmwil8n.so library in ubuntu 14.04

I have to do some computational analysis with MATLAB and every time i run the scrips i am incurring following error
dev@dev-OptiPlex-780:~/Documents/matlab/megconnectome-3.0/bin$ ./hcp_anatomy.sh
/...

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### Matlab problem on ubuntu 16.04

I have been facing problem in starting up the Matlab. I am getting the following error:
MATLAB crash file:/home/user/matlab_crash_dump.4765-1:
---------------------------------------------------------...

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### matlab crash dump log file

I installed matlab 2016 and it crashed when I started it. The problem is reproducible. Why does it happen?
MATLAB crash file:/home/dac/matlab_crash_dump.3815-1:
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### Unable To Cancel Installation In Software Center (Matlab)

A Note: This question may be the exact same question as given in How to cancel an installation in the Software Center? but the solutions listed there haven't worked for me.
Question:
I am trying to ...

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### MATLAB R2015b 64bit Installation Problem

I am having a problem while installing MATLAB R2015b.
I have downloaded the .iso file, copied all the files in /home/user/R2015b_glnxa64. Now when I run sudo ./install in that directory, I receive ...

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### Why .desktop file does not launch an app?

Short problem description
I would like to open Matlab by clicking with the mouse on an icon in my Desktop. What happens is that Matlab launch picture briefly appears on a screen but then it exits and ...