Subject: Re: matlab stopped working between 1.6ZH and 2.0C
To: None <,>
From: Mark Davies <>
List: port-i386
Date: 07/22/2004 14:18:03
On Thu, 22 Jul 2004 05:37, Jan Schaumann wrote:
> Mark Davies <> wrote:
> > so with matlab 6.5.R14 and suse91 (on 2.0F) I get a splashscreen up then:
> I just noticed that Release 14 of matlab is referred to as 7.0.0 (R14).
> More version numer nonsense.

Yeah, I copied that version number from your message (as I knew the R14 was 
right) and realised after I sent the message that it should have been 7.0.0

> Then I NFS mounted a Slackware 9.1 based system over
> /usr/pkg/emul/linux.  After adding the symlink to into
> usr/lib (on the linux system), it starts, again, with '-nojvm'.
> Without, it sits there poll(2)ing for a while and prints ``do_ypcall:
> clnt_call: RPC: Timed out'' before memory faulting and giving the same
> java error log that you observed.

The suse packages needed the symlink as well (must fix the 
suse{,91}_base packages) and as you say it works with "-nojvm" so presumably 
we are back to the same problem that stopped R13 working at some point after