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System Requirements - Release 2008a

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Linux


Operating System Processors Disk Space RAM
32-bit MathWorks™ Products
Red Hat Enterprise Linux v.4 * and above

Fedora Core 4 and above

Debian 4.0 and above

Other distributions**

Intel® Pentium (Pentium 4 and above)

Intel Celeron

Intel Xeon

Intel Core

AMD Athlon 64***

AMD Opteron

AMD Sempron

510 MB
(MATLAB® only)
512 MB

(1024 MB recommended)
64-bit MathWorks™ Products

Debian 4.0 and above

OpenSuSE 10.1 and above

Other distributions**

Intel® Pentium (Pentium 4 and above)

Intel Celeron

Intel Xeon

Intel Core

AMD64
510 MB
(MATLAB® only)
1024 MB

(2048 MB recommended)

*For customers using Linux distributions requiring glibc 2.3.4 please refer to solution 1-5YTXCE.

** For any other 32-bit or 64-bit Linux distribution not explicitly listed above, R2008a requires the distribution to be built using Kernel 2.4.x or 2.6.x and glibc (glibc6) 2.3.4 and above. (glibc 2.3.4 users see above footnote).

*** Processor must support SSE2 instruction set.

Graphics

  • 16-, 24-, 32-bit OpenGL capable graphics adaptor

Compilers (for MEX Files)

License Management

  • Some license types require a license server running FLEXnet 11.4, which is provided by the MathWorks installer.
  • TCP/IP is required on all platforms when using a license server.

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Support for Products on Operating Systems No Longer Supported

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