Compatibility fix: ismatrix, isrow and iscolumn were introduced in MATLAB R2010b

Provide alternative implementations, taken from Dynare.
3 jobs for master in 1 minute and 35 seconds (queued for 2 seconds)
Status Job ID Name Coverage
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passed #6449
testsuite_matlab

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failed #6451
allowed to fail
testsuite_octave

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failed #6450
allowed to fail
testsuite_old_matlab

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Name Stage Failure
failed
testsuite_octave Test
/home/gitlab-runner/builds/79277319/0/sebastien/dseries/tests/../src/utilities/x13/printoption.m                                      Unit test number  1  PASS    [  0.0232499 ]
/home/gitlab-runner/builds/79277319/0/sebastien/dseries/tests/../src/utilities/x13/printspan.m Unit test number 1 PASS [ 0.00929403 ]
/home/gitlab-runner/builds/79277319/0/sebastien/dseries/tests/../src/utilities/x13/printspan.m Unit test number 2 PASS [ 0.00816488 ]
/home/gitlab-runner/builds/79277319/0/sebastien/dseries/tests/../src/utilities/x13/printspan.m Unit test number 3 PASS [ 0.00750494 ]
/home/gitlab-runner/builds/79277319/0/sebastien/dseries/tests/../src/utilities/x13/printstart.m Unit test number 1 PASS [ 0.00611901 ]
/home/gitlab-runner/builds/79277319/0/sebastien/dseries/tests/../src/utilities/x13/setdefaultmember.m Unit test number 1 PASS [ 0.00371194 ]

make: *** [Makefile:10: check-octave] Error 1
ERROR: Job failed: exit status 1
failed
testsuite_old_matlab Test
/home/gitlab-runner/builds/64f6c0e8/0/sebastien/dseries/tests/../src/utilities/x13/printoption.m                                      Unit test number  1  PASS    [ 0.010996 ]
/home/gitlab-runner/builds/64f6c0e8/0/sebastien/dseries/tests/../src/utilities/x13/printspan.m Unit test number 1 PASS [ 0.004373 ]
/home/gitlab-runner/builds/64f6c0e8/0/sebastien/dseries/tests/../src/utilities/x13/printspan.m Unit test number 2 PASS [ 0.002721 ]
/home/gitlab-runner/builds/64f6c0e8/0/sebastien/dseries/tests/../src/utilities/x13/printspan.m Unit test number 3 PASS [ 0.002624 ]
/home/gitlab-runner/builds/64f6c0e8/0/sebastien/dseries/tests/../src/utilities/x13/printstart.m Unit test number 1 PASS [ 0.002929 ]
/home/gitlab-runner/builds/64f6c0e8/0/sebastien/dseries/tests/../src/utilities/x13/setdefaultmember.m Unit test number 1 PASS [ 0.002277 ]

make: *** [Makefile:14: check-matlab] Error 1
ERROR: Job failed: exit status 1