I am trying to install the Dynare-Matlab in my Ubuntu 18.10 system. Installing Dynare worked fine. But when trying the Dynare-Matlab I receive this error message about an invalid user in Matlab.

sudo apt-get install dynare-matlab
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
The following NEW packages will be installed:
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 0 B/786 kB of archives.
 After this operation, 7.602 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Selecting previously unselected package dynare-matlab.
(Reading database ... 415538 files and directories currently 
Preparing to unpack .../dynare-matlab_4.5.6-1build1_all.deb ...
Unpacking dynare-matlab (4.5.6-1build1) ...
Setting up dynare-matlab (4.5.6-1build1) ...
Building Matlab extensions (logfile at /tmp/dynare-matlab-mexbuild- 
chown: invalid user: ‘XXXXXXXX’
dpkg: error processing package dynare-matlab (--configure):
installed dynare-matlab package post-installation script subprocess 
returned error exit status 1
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

Where I have XXXXXX is my university email address, from which I have my Matlab license. It did not ask me any information regarding licenses while installing. I don't know how I should proceed. Any help would be highly appreciated.


PS: I hope this is the correct place to ask. I think it has something to do with Matlab on Ubuntu.

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