Matlab on FreeBSD 5.3
tinotom at gmail.com
Sun Feb 27 11:53:21 GMT 2005
I managed to install matlab 6.5 on a freebsd 5.3, but I can't tell you exactly how I
did now, since I have no matlab here.
I remember that I played a bit with scripts regarding the detection of architecture ( I
just edited these scripts and forcely set environment variable to i386 or so ) and did few
other modifications, but they were quite simple.
You should manage to get it running, however.
hope this gives you one more hope :)
On Sun, Feb 27, 2005 at 11:37:04AM -0000, cali wrote:
> I've tried installing Matlab 13 on FBSD5.3 according to the handbook but I
> can't get it to work. This is pretty annoying since it cost a lot of money.
> I was really stupid, in that, I had a years technical support from
> Mathwords, but kind of gave up because their suggestions got me nowhere and
> it was quicker just to use a pirated copy on windows than follow their
> suggestions when really that was the perfect opportunity to continually
> badger them; since I was paying for it they were obliged to respond...
> The problem is the license manager as far as I can tell, I can't seem to
> get it to start.
> OK, there are a lot of different pieces of information I could post at this
> point, but I'm not sure which are most relevant. So, first of all, I think
> a sensible question I should ask is this:
> Has anyone on this list got Matlab 13 (aka 6.5) running on FBSD5.3? If so,
> did you do this by following the instructions in the handbook verbatim, or
> some other way?
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