[GRASS-dev] Re: [GRASS-user] GRASS6.3 on Windows

Michael Barton michael.barton at asu.edu
Fri Aug 24 19:48:15 EDT 2007

This is what I've done. For simplicity and to get it done fast, I've just
sent the error to the terminal. A popup would be better in most cases, but a
bit more work.


On 8/24/07 3:27 PM, "Paul Kelly" <paul-grass at stjohnspoint.co.uk> wrote:

> Yes sorry I wasn't clear = I meant keeping the stderr output as well as
> catching the error, and then something along the lines of displaying it in a
> pop-up dialog to the user - if the program just failed then a pop-up dialog
> would say that but if there was also an informational error message it would
> be displayed in the pop-up and could be a valuable hint as to the source of
> the problem. I did a bit of that in the recent changes I made to the way
> g.proj was run in the background when creating a new location during the
> gis_set.tcl startup - that's where the idea was coming from.

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School of Human Evolution & Social Change
Center for Social Dynamics and Complexity
Arizona State University

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