[GRASS-user] Can't create location
frank at frabron.de
Wed Jun 28 11:30:01 EDT 2006
Thank you for your reply. I created a directory in my homedir, called
grassfiles. I checked the permissions already, and the directory is
I have to add that only creating a location from epsg doesn't work. I
just created a location 'by hand' and that did work. I am sorry that I
didn't test that earlier.
I know the epsg codes from mapserver and I wanted to avoid all the
typing for creating a location manually.
Am Mittwoch, den 28.06.2006, 16:48 +0200 schrieb Stephan Holl:
> Hello Frank,
> On Wed, 28 Jun 2006 16:05:51 +0200 Frank Broniewski <frank at frabron.de>
> > Hello List
> > I am a new grass gis user. I use grass 6.0.2-2.1 on a debian 3.1 OS.
> > As stated in the headline, I can't create any locations as normal
> > user, this works only when I am logged in as root. I suppose, there
> > is some kind of permission problem, but since I don't get any error
> > messages, I don't know where to start solving the problem. Any help
> > or advice is appreciated.
> > Btw., I installed grass from the debiangis repository.
> Make sure that you path where you like to create the location is
> writable by a 'normal' user. This should work if you do that in your
> If that is not the case, please report back.
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