[GRASS-windows] Colour code vector maps

Glynn Clements glynn at gclements.plus.com
Thu Aug 14 09:23:19 EDT 2008

Arran_Jay wrote:

> >How did you launch d.vect.thematic. AFAIR, d.vect.thematic should work 
> >in the GUI, i.e. using the 'Add thematic layer' button. If you want to 
> >call d.vect.thematic from a command line, use the -s flag, so that it 
> >doesn't use monitors.
> >If you don't get a nice legend in the GUI, you can use the psmap= 
> >parameter to create a ps.map instruction files, one for the map and one 
> >for the legend
> When I try and add a vector layer through the GUI I get the error message:
> dirname: extra operand `and'
> Try `dirname --help' for more information.
> cp: target `/gismlegend.txt' is not a directory
> rm: cannot remove directory `d:/documents': Is a directory

This appears to have been fixed in r30548; you can obtain the updated
version of the script from:


Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>

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