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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: ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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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Scilab installation tcl tk configure not working

I am installing Scilab 4.1.2 in Ubuntu 12.04 manually. I entered the folder and pressed ./configure but after some steps it shows configure: error: header file tcl.h has been found for 8.4* but ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Can't open .eps files in GIMP 2.8 (Ubuntu 13.04)

Everything was working fine in Ubuntu 12.04, I upgraded my system and now GIMP won't open .eps files: Opening '.../Fnostim.eps' failed: Could not interpret Postscript file '.../Fnostim.eps' PS: ...
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Jailkit & Matlab

I have created a user restricted to a directory with Jailkit. I would like to add Matlab as one of the applications that the jailed user could use via ssh connection. How to do that?
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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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Matlab's icon instead of Android studio's icon is shown for android studio's project in Unity side panel

I'm have installed Matlab and Android Studio on Ubuntu 12.04.2. When I open Android project in Studio, Matlab's icon is shown for opened project instead of Android studio's icon in Unity side panel ...
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running an executable file made from matlab code

I used the matlab deploy tool to make my code executable and a standalone. It created a folder containing 2 folders inside. Those 2 folders have the executable files inside (prog1) and a file called ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 new Launcher Icons don't launch

In the last week I upgrade Skype and installed MATLAB and neither of their launcher icons seem to work. They will flash as if they are trying to load the program but after a few seconds go back to ...
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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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Unable to install MATLAB 2012b in Ubuntu 11.10(x64)

I have downloaded MATLAB 2012b from the mathworks website. When I use ./install in the terminal it gives me the following error: Error: Cannot locate Java Runtime Environment. The directory ...
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Problem with mex even after installing matlab support

I've looked everywhere for a solution to this but people seem to have no problem with mex and matlab if they install the matlab-support. I however just cannot get this to work. So here is what I did: ...
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Trouble installing MATLAB2014B on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to install MATLAB on my ubuntu 14.04. When I type following command in terminal sudo ./install I get the following error: ./install: 1: eval: ...
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ubuntu 14.04 64bit Matlab 2014b installation

i tried now for days to install matlab 2014b on ubuntu14.04. but it never worked, i am now in a situation where i dont know where to look and search for. my error messages when i want to run the ...
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Why I can not download matlab by using ubuntu software center?

Whenever I try to download matlab from ubutu software center, ubuntu software center is shutting down and it keeps saying installing but not finishing for few days.... is it impossible to use matlab ...
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Can't install spai with matlab

I'm trying to install spai-3.2 with matlab but I keep on getting this error when I do make: mex: -argcheck not a valid option. Usage: MEX [option1 ... optionN] sourcefile1 [... ...
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Matlab 2014b on Ubuntu 14.04 busy idenfinitely

When Matlab 2014b is loaded and ready to be used, as soon as I issue a command (any command, even quit) it gets stuck and remains 'busy' indefinitely. Installation is fine I didn' get any errors. I ...
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Help installing Matlab R2014b on Ubuntu 12.04

First of, I've just recently started using Ubuntu and I really don't know my way around it. I have installed it on my chromebook, because I need access to some programs that don't exist as chrome ...
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Installing Matlab on Kubuntu. Matlab cannot access root

when running the ./install file, Matlab cannot create it's directory as it doesn't have access to root. I've seen this asked in this post: Must I enable the root account to install Matlab? however ...
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Installing matlab in silent mode

I am trying to install matlab on a lab server, which does not have X11 installed. I downloaded Matlab 2014a and ran install, getting the following error. The documentation of matlab does not really ...
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Part of the interface of my Matlab becomes black

I am using Ubuntu 14.04LTS. When I am using Matlab, some sections become black. See the picture below. The 'workspace' and also 'command window' become black. When I click those windows again, it ...
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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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I ran MATLAB as root and now it shows me an error when I run it without root

I ran matlab using sudo because it would give me an error while setting a path. After that session, I cannot run it without root. It gives me the error dialog shown in the image. How can I resolve ...
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Mounting and running a multipart dmg

I downloaded a program off of my school's server (Matlab) and it came in 1 file that was a .dmg extension and 3 files that were a .dmgpart extension. I have looked through the forums and I can't find ...
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“Negative seek offset” error while installing Matlab 2013a on ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am trying to download Matlab 2013a on my newly installed Ubuntu 14.04. After 75% of the installation it stops with the following message: The following error was detected while installing ...
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after installation errors in matlab

I have installed Matlab-R2012a in ubunut-14.04. Installation is successful. But after opened Matlab, two errors messages are appearing on window. how to fix these errors. this is desktop ...
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matlab: command not found

I have successfully installed MATLAB 2012a on 12.04 LTS, but I seem unable to execute any of the necessary commands to activate or run the program. When I navigate to my path_to_matlab/bin folder ...
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issues intalling Matlab R2012a 32bit student version on ubuntu 14.04 64bit

After having read https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MATLAB and successfully installed this version of Matlab on other versions of ubuntu I am running into the following issues when installing from the ...
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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 maltab command then it shows the matlab configuration page but when I cancel the installation process then it shows ...
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error in installation of matlab

i have an error that show at the end of installation of MATLAB by this command : sudo apt-get install matlab-gdf dynare-matlab libpdl-io-matlab-perl matlab-support matlab-support-dev matlab2tikz. ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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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Matlab 2013b on Ubuntu 12.04 MATLAB_JAVA problem

I'm on Ubuntu 12.04 and I have installed Matlab 2013b. It's running. However, I have some graphical issues like empty windows and unreadable hints. I found out that its due to the java version 1.7: ...