[Ipopt] The command "help ipopt" on Matlab

Peter Carbonetto pcarbo at cs.ubc.ca
Sat May 9 20:39:20 EDT 2009

> I am using IPOPT 3.6.1 (the latest version) and Matlab 7.5. I ran all examples in the folder Ipopt/contrib/MatlabInterface/examples successfully (this means I installed IPOPT correctly?). However, if I type "help ipopt" in the Matlab's prompt (as some tutorials suggest), it appears
>          >> help ipopt
>         No help comments found in ipopt.mexglx.
> Can anybody tell me how to fix it. Thanks in advance.

Andreas Wachter had a similar problem. It is a mystery to me what it isn't 
finding the ipopt.m file (where the help comments are located).

Any suggestions are welcome.

Peter Carbonetto
Ph.D. Candidate
Dept. of Computer Science
University of British Columbia

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