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Mathematica 11 in Ubuntu 18.04 does not display special characters in the notebook

"Special" character, like pi (esc p esc), don't appear. They are instead replaced by a dotted gray square: How can I change this? Mathematica worked just fine before I upgraded Ubuntu to 18.04. I ...
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How to connect Wolfram Engine to Jupyter on Ubuntu?

I followed the instructions at https://github.com/WolframResearch/WolframLanguageForJupyter/blob/master/README.md wolframscript configure-jupyter.wls add but I ...
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Problem displaying brackets and greek alphabet

In Ubuntu, i have the problem that Mathematica 11 does not display brackets and greek letters properly. I have already installed the package fonts-mathematica. I attached a screen shot. This both ...
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Install Mathematica 11.0.1 on 64-bit Linux Ubuntu 18.04, an experience [closed]

Five times I tried to install Mathematica 11.0.1 on 64-bit Ubuntu 18.04 finally successful. Launching installation from the "Download" folder and three other locations aborted with "$failed". Only ...
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Mathematica 11.3 on Ubuntu & XFCE crashes

I have recently upgraded from version 10 to 11.3 on my group's server (Ubuntu 16.04 LTS). Up until now, we have all used VNC(Xfce) connections to use the various programs on the server. With the new ...
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RunProcess and Ghostscript problem

I have created a pdf from two plots with GraphicsColumn and now I need to get rid of the extra whitespace on the sides. Don't use ...
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Mathematica remote kernel on ubuntu

I want to evaluate an expression on a server where it has a kernel. I totally searched on the internet but still I am not able to connect to the remote kernel. I am looking for a clear and a direct ...
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Annoying notebook scrolling on Ubuntu

I hope this is the right place for my question. I've been struggling with annoying scrolling with my Mathematica 11.0 on Ubuntu 17.04.. It is sluggish and clicky, on Windows it works fine instead. ...
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100% CPU Usage on one Core

When I use Mathematica 11.1 to make a normal 3D Parametric Plot Mathematica's CPU usage instantly shoots up to 100% on one core as soon as the graphic is rendered. This does not only last until the ...
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Execute Terminal Commands Ubuntu [duplicate]

So what is the best way to do the following in ubuntu? Import["!wget -qO- http://google.com", "Text"] I'm on 16.04 and can't get any output. A patch or ...
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Mathematica closes on suspend in Ubuntu

I've noticed this issue in Mathematica 8 and 10 on my laptop which runs Ubuntu 14.04. If I've recently saved the notebook, it will close just before my laptop completes the suspend. If I haven't saved,...
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Mathematica closes after initerlising internal preferences [closed]

I have just installed Mathematica, and when I try to open it it closes after internalising internal preferences. I use mathematica 10.4 on Ubuntu 14.04
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Front end displaying all lines as dashed lines [duplicate]

Bug introduced in 10.0.1 and fixed in 10.0.2 Recently I've installed Mathematica 10.0 on my Ubuntu 14.4 Now I have some problems with its front-end, in particular it shows all lines as dashed ones (...
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Mathematica crashing when attempting autocompletion [closed]

I have been using Mathematica 10.4 Student Edition since months and it worked just fine on my Asus X552C (Ubuntu 14.04). Three or four days ago the problem started. Whenever I try to type something ...
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ListDensityPlot output and other 3d plots appear as black square in Ubuntu 14.04 OS [closed]

When I use ListDensityPlot the output is always a blackbox. This even happens when I copypaste the most basic example on the Mathematica help: ...
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Mathematica 10 on Ubuntu: Extremely slow input and random key inputs

I have some problems with my mathematica 10 on Ubuntu 12.04. First, the keyboard input is extremely slow. I press a key, and then the input comes with a delay. This makes typing very cumbersome. ...
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Ubuntu: Dynamics are not working after suspending system

I'm working on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit and I'm running Mathematica 10.1. Usually, I don't turn my computer completely off but I'm using the Suspend function which is AFAIK a suspend to RAM. After ...
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Wolfram Workbench 2.0 on Xubuntu 14.04 LTS trusty

I'm trying to install Wolfram Workbench on Xubuntu 14.04 but the apptication doesn't start. Knowing that WWb is a 32 bit application, I installed the i386 requrements: ...
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Install issue: Mathematica 9 on Ubuntu 13.10

I am trying to install Mathematica 9 on a Ubuntu 13.10 system. I had this working on my previous 13.04 version but now it breaks on when trying to unpack the sh archive: ...
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Is Mathematica compatible with primusrun?

I use Mathematica 9 on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS x86 (64-bit). My computer has an Nvidia graphics card, for which I installed primus and ...
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How do I resolve the “Specified file is not a MathLink executable” in SerialIO package?

I've read and tried the previous StackExchange suggestions here about installing the SerialIO package (including placing SerialIO in the same folder as init.m and and editing the init.m file per ...
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After modifying expression, new result doesn't replace old one

After I modify and re-evaluate an expression, the new result doesn't replace the old one. Rather, what happens is that the old result gets pushed down and Mathematica displays the current result at ...
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Mathematica .m file can not open in Ubuntu

My operating system is Ubuntu. I add some new .m file to /usr/local/Wolfram/Mathematica/9.0/AddOns/Packages/ and then call for it in Mathematica, but failed with the message Get::noopen: "Cannot open !...
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Ugly font rendering (ubuntu 12, overrides system settings)

Mathematica 9 on Ubuntu 12 renders fonts very poorly. Text is readable, but it makes it very hard to concentrate on programming. Since smoothing on Ubuntu on low DPI screens isn't very good either, ...
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Unable to copy/paste CDF embed code in Ubuntu

I tried this question in superuser but no luck, maybe somebody here knows what is going on... Mathematica offers export to a format they call Computed Document Format (CDF) - it is basically a player ...
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Exporting twice crashes Mathematica on Ubuntu 12.04 with Unity

I'm trying to work out if it's a Mathematica, Ubuntu or setup specific bug. I've asked some colleagues to try it on other Linuxes. This also crashes on OS X with Mathematica 8.0 and fails with 9.0, ...
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CDF Player crashes on start-up Ubuntu 12.04 LTE

I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask this, if not, please redirect me. I am trying to get Mathematica's CDF player running on Ubuntu 12.04 LTE (Precise Pangolin). This should be fairly ...
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Manipulate (Linux version of Mathematica)

I'm runnning Mathematica 9 on Ubuntu 11.10. After installing CDF player I still have problem (most of time) with Manipulate. Only way I'm able to change value of a ...
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Ubuntu global menu bar integration?

Is there a way to integrate the Mathematica menu bar into the Ubuntu Unity global menu bar at the top of the screen? (I'm not looking to run mini-applications.) Thanks!
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Ubuntu 12.10 no window focus on help browser

The help browser is not getting window focus when clicked on it. Clicking links or buttons in the help browser works without window focus, but copying code or typing in it doesn't. I can get window ...
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Why does mathematica crash when I rotate a 3D graph? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: SIGSEGV error with 3D Plots I just recently installed mathematica 8 on my linux machine, running ubuntu 11.10 I decided to tun and test mathematica so while the terminal was ...
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Emacs key bind on Mathematica Linux

This might not be Mathematica specific question but if there is anyone who can use Emacs keybind on Ubuntu Linux, would you share how you realize it? I'm using Mathematica student edition both on ...
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SIGSEGV error with 3D Plots

I originally asked this question here but didn't get a satisfactory answer. I am using Mathematica 8.0.1.0 on Ubuntu 11.10. I created a 3D plot from an NDSolve ...