GRASS 4.0 on Silicon Graphics
PJH1 at VAXA.YORK.AC.UK
Tue Jun 16 09:39:00 EDT 1992
GRASS version 4.0
I am having some problems with VASK on Silicon Graphics platforms.
Specifically, V_call appears to get into a loop with curses, generating no
output, receiving no input and the process having to be externally killed.
CPU time is accumulated at the rate of a few seconds each minute.
The problem has been first seen when edit_cellhd was invoked from mke_loc,
and appears to be common to IRIX 3 and IRIX 4 on Power Series and Indigo
Attempting to narrow the problem down suggests that, in V_call, everything
down to the getyx call, just after the first refresh, is called and returns
but the getyx does not return - and nothing has been displayed upon the
The problem has been displayed on X-terminals and VT series terminals
connected to the Power Series over LAT & TCP and on the workstation screen
of an Indigo. We have no 'direct' asynchronous ports.
I could happily believe that we have managed to set something up here that
has interfered with GRASS - but at present cannot imagine what!
Can anyone suggest what we may have done wrong? (We had minimal trouble
Many thanks, in anticipation,
University of York.
PJH1 at york.ac.uk
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