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MATLAB & Simulink Student Version - Release 2012a

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Qualified distributions*:

Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, 11.04, 11.10

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.x or 6.x

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11.x

Debian 6.x

Any Intel or AMD x86 processor supporting SSE2 instruction set**

1 GB for MATLAB only, 3–4 GB for a typical installation

1024 MB
(At least 2048 MB recommended)

* The listed distributions are those Linux distributions that MathWorks products have been validated against. It is likely that other distributions with kernel version 2.6 or later and glibc version 2.5 or later can successfully run MathWorks products, but MathWorks will be in a limited position to provide technical support for those distributions.

** You can find more information in Solution 1-B3MR75.

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