matlab::engine::startMATLAB

Start MATLAB synchronously

Description

std::unique_ptr<MATLABEngine> startMATLAB(const std::vector<String>& options = std::vector<String>())

Start MATLAB® synchronously in a separate process with optional MATLAB startup options.

Include

Namespace:

matlab::engine
IncludeMatlabEngine.hpp

Parameters

const std::vector<String>& options

Options used to start MATLAB. See Specify Startup Options.

Return Value

std::unique_ptr<MATLABEngine>

Pointer to the MATLABEngine object

Exceptions

matlab::engine::EngineException

MATLAB failed to start.

Examples

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Start MATLAB synchronously and return a unique pointer to the MATLABEngine object.

std::unique_ptr<MATLABEngine> matlabPtr = startMATLAB();

Start MATLAB with the -nojvm option and return a unique pointer to the MATLABEngine object.

std::vector<String> optionVec;
optionVec.push_back(u"-nojvm");
std::unique_ptr<MATLABEngine> matlabPtr = startMATLAB(optionVec);

Introduced in R2017b