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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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How to get matlab input from hadoop streaming -input

I am using matlab for image processing. Now i want to deploy this in hadoop streaming for grid computing purpose. how to invoke my input from hadoop streaming -input. I got error when i did like this ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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How can i install matlab without an install file?

My matlab iso doesn't have the install file, only has a .exe file to install on windows platform, where can i find the install file? i'm working with this instructions ...
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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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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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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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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 ...