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Topic: How to run matlab in a cluster from various folders
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Re: How to run matlab in a cluster from various folders
Posted: Jan 2, 2013 6:27 AM
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"Steven_Lord" <> wrote in message <kbr7dq$8b7$>...
> "Joan " <> wrote in message
> news:kb991b$cje$

> > Hi, I am trying to run a matlab file "main.m" that is located in folder
> > ~/home/matlab. Ideally I want to locate an .sh file in ~/home that runs
> > the matlab file main.m located in ~/home/matlab. How can I do it?
> >
> > It is easy to do it when both my .sh file and matlab file are in the same
> > folder. I then need to write
> > matlab -nodesktop -nosplash -r main
> >
> > and it works fine. However I cannot find how to run something like
> >
> > matlab -nodesktop -nosplash -r matlab/main

> "Enclose the statement in double quotation marks ("statement"). Use
> semicolons or commas to separate multiple statements"
> So "cd('/home/jm3364/matlab'); main" would work as the value for the -r
> startup option.
> Or create a startup.m file in the directory in which you start MATLAB and
> have that script CD to the appropriate directory and call main.
> --
> Steve Lord
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