sudo ./install doesn't start on Linux
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I've downloaded zip file of MATLAB R2021b for linux and when i tried to use the command sudo ./install nothing happen, i've tried with sudo sh ./install but nothing. Terminal give me no messages and i don't know what to do but i need matlab on my pc. It seems like the file named install doesn't work, how can i solve?
Riccardo Scorretti on 23 Mar 2022
This question has been solved here:
In short, it is mandatory to enable root to access the X server:
This worked on my PC (Ubuntu 20.04).
Tanmay Das on 12 Oct 2021
To my understanding, you are not able to launch MATLAB R2021b in your linux terminal. The most likely reason is that you do not have permissions to one or more of the files in the installation folder. A similar question has been answered previously the link to which has been attached below. It might help you resolve your issue.
David Wilby on 17 Nov 2021
I'm also having this issue on ubuntu linux 18.04 with R2021b. This seems like quite a critical failure for Linux users. Are there any plans to fix this bug in the installer?