Hello everybody, i just subscribed to MATLAB central, even though i read you from years :)
My problem is the following: I am working with a free Automatic Speech Recognition toolkit, called HTK, which works both on Unix and Windows environment.
I work on a computer with Windows 7 (x64) and MATLAB 2010a installed and I tried to use the toolkit by calling the commands from both the Windows command line and from the Cygwin bash shell.
In both the cases it works but i realized that some commands work in Cygwin whereas they don't in Windows (i suppose it is because the toolkit was natively developed to be used in a Unix environment).
I then moved to MATLAB to call the different scripts.
The problems I noticed when calling the HTK functions from MATLAB using the dos command are (as expected) the same I get from the Windows command line.
So, I tried to use the command unix, expecting the positive results obtained with Cygwin, but instead the same thing happening with dos and the Windows command line occurs.
Thus, i guess that using unix in MATLAB is not the same as calling whatever command withing Cygwin.
I've never worked with unix programs before, so it might be a simple thing to work out. Nevertheless, i try to look for this problem both here and on other forums and i could find what i needed...
I hope I expressed my problem in a comprehensible way xD