Monthly Archives: April 2011

A run for Ubuntu Natty release 11.04

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Displaying DIFFERENTLY directory contents in the shell

Living in the shell should be comfortable. You find yourself moving from one directory to another and running different commands here and there. Very often we need to show the contents of a directory. The command ‘ls’ is known even … Continue reading

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Efficient transfer of plenty small files : locally and over the network

How do you copy many small files, say several hundreds of kilobytes each? Do you manage to open their directories easily? What about transfer speed – isn’t it ridiculous sometimes? Credits go to [X] for reminder. I fixed the error … Continue reading

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[MATLAB] Matlab 2009a MEX compiler after upgrading Mac OS X to version 10.6.7

Major upgrades are likely to break well tuned systems. This is a long time i am using Matlab 2009a on my Macbook Pro. After the last upgrade of OS to the version 10.6.7, Matlab refused to compile the MEX code! … Continue reading

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[MATLAB] How to find how many figures are open in Matlab?

Easy. figurecount = length(findobj(‘Type’,’figure’)); That’s it. I use this for my figure normalization once i open them for inspection. I need to normalize the z axis of my surface plot and make sure that the colours are correct. for i=1:figurecount; … Continue reading

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