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Topic: changes to path reverted on closing
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Steven Lord

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Re: changes to path reverted on closing
Posted: Nov 27, 2012 10:48 AM
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"Kaare " <> wrote in message
> Hi, I'm sitting on linux, using R2012a. I have given myself ownership over
> the whole matlab-folder, so this is not one of the usual "why don't I have
> write-priviledges to the path file?". I can change the path easily, and it
> stays changed for the duration of the session. However, when I close down
> matlab and reopen, the path is back to what it was before.
> Please note that it is not a good solution to try changing it through
> startup.m, since I discovered the problem exactly because I am trying to
> add the folder containing startup.m to my path, but failing.
> Any ideas what might be casing this?

Did you save the path?

Steve Lord
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