[GRASS5] GRASS 5.0.2 released

Glynn Clements glynn.clements at virgin.net
Fri Apr 11 14:24:00 EDT 2003

Moritz Lennert wrote:

> > Moritz, when you are at it, can you also check the r.mapcalc to make
> > sure that it has all fixes (e.g. it writes the expression to the history
> > file?) and run nviz just to view some surface, to make sure that nothing
> > fundamental is broken there?
> I'd already tested nviz, and everything seems to work fine for basic
> operation.
> r.mapcalc writes into the history file (as Otto already mentioned).
> However, I can't use arrow keys in the interactive session. Is this normal
> ? (I don't know r.mapcalc that well).

It's normal; you have to use --with-readline to get history support,
but --with-readline has problems of its own. Readline support was
added in 5.0.0, but isn't enabled by default.

Glynn Clements <glynn.clements at virgin.net>

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