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Matlab and Qt

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I’m wonder if you can help me. I want to create an Qt interface to Matlab standalone application.
I don't know if it is practical, but I want to create beautiful IDEs and use Matlab functions
Probably, I should compile m files first.
I didn’t found credible information in websites or blogs about this. How can I start?

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Mark Mikofski
Mark Mikofski on 29 Aug 2012
  • Don't use MATLAB, use Python instead.
  • PyQt is a Qt binding for Python.
  • Numpy, Scipy & Matplotlib give you all of the functionality that MATLAB does and more.
  • Download and install python(x,y) for a quick start-up solution that is equivalent to MATLAB. It comes with Python, Numpy, Scipy, Matplotlib, PyQt and Spyderlib (a MATLAB-like IDE) and many more packages that you will most likely need, all preconfigured to work together out-of-the-box.
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Mark Mikofski
Mark Mikofski on 30 Aug 2012
but you should be able to call matlab from python no?

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Daniel Shub
Daniel Shub on 22 Nov 2011
I don't know enough about Java and QT to know if you can get a QT interface.
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Marco Esteves
Marco Esteves on 24 Nov 2011
Thanks for the tip.
But, my objective is use Qt as main interface to "command" a compiled (in exe or lib) matlab program!

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