"Kaare " <email@example.com> wrote in message news:firstname.lastname@example.org... > 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?