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Connection to remote kernel can not be established - No specific error shown

I was trying to set up a remote kernel using Mathematica 8, a Debian server and a Mac OSX 10.8 client. First I configured a VPN connection between server and client and went through all the basic ...
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Can I evaluate a notebook using Mathematica in text mode on remote machine?

I have a Mathematica notebook file called "my.nb". It was prepared using Mathematica 7.0 on my local machine running the Linux OS. Now, I want to evaluate it on the remote machine, which also has ...
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Export data from remote kernel onto a local machine

I can not access the directory on my remote kernel these days. Therefore, I want to export the output of the computations to my local machine. Some details: My remote kernel is on a Tyan TX46 with ...
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Accessing data on local machine from remote kernel

I have a remote kernel on a server that I would like to use to process some data. The connection works, i.e, I'm able to use the local front end and the remote kernel. However, I cannot figure out how ...
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Problem to connect remote Mathematica Kernel using J/Link [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Failed to connect remote Mathematica kernel using J/Link I'm trying to connect to a remote Mathematica 8 kernel on windows server (IP :172.20.48.113 ) from a windows client ...
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Failed to connect remote Mathematica kernel using J/Link

I'm trying to connect to a remote Mathematica 8 kernel (on a Windows machine) using J/Link. On the client machine, I put the JLinkNativeLibrary.dll file in ...
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generating pdf using UseFrontEnd

I run mathematica on a remote server and run it in batch mode using /math -noprompt -script 'scriptname.m' & Now, I use ssh -X to connect to the server. The server is linux based and my computer ...
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Using “Raw MathLink Connections” to create a “Kernel Object”

Mathematica 8.0.0: I am stuck trying to get a Mathematica Mathlink connection from my Windows computer working that should connects to Linux over network (or vice versa) and then launches a Kernel on ...
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How to run a Mathematica program using command line on windows?

I have to run some Mathematica programs on a remote computer running the Windows XP operating system. However, I do not know how to run the program using the command line on this system. What do I ...
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How can I connect to a remote machine?

My friend and I are trying to set up remote kernels. He has a server at home running 1 kernel off of a Linux-based server. We're both on 8.0. I manually set ...
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Launching remote kernels - will it help RAM needs?

Given the exasperating RAM needs of my Mathematica program, I contemplated launching remote kernels to run my Mathematica script. This is a two part question: Part 1 If I launch a remote kernel(s), ...
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Connecting to a remote machine

The simple answer is ssh username@hostname Enter your password and you are set. My problem is that I wish to connect to a computer in my university. There are ...
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Wolfram Light Weight Grid and parallel computing

I have attempted to set up and use the Wolfram Lightweight Grid Manager so I can do parallel computing from Mathematica using 2 remote processors on another machine on my local network. My ...
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Specifying the ports used by LinkCreate or LinkLaunch

Whenever a Link is created using LinkCreate or LinkLaunch with ...
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Connecting to and disconnecting from a continuously running kernel, on demand

I realized that there are lots of advantages to driving C/C++/FORTRAN code directly from Mathematica as LibraryLink functions (instead of running them from the command line or a shell script, as I ...
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Operations on online files via public URL access

I need Mathematica to access an online public directory via some URL (fake in this case) http://example.com/images and perform operations similar to those Mathematica can do on OS directories and ...
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Are later versions of the Front-End compatible with older Kernels?

At my graduate school, all of the clusters still use version-6, and I only have version-7 and version-8 installed on my computer. I would like to use those machines remotely. Are either of the ...
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How do you use ssh-keys instead of a password to run a remote-kernel over ssh?

On all of the servers that I regularly interact with, I have ssh-keys setup for passwordless access via ssh. Yet, every time I attempt to start a remote-kernel over ssh, I get asked for a password ...