[GRASS5] Problems compiling grass51/57 on cygwin
paul-grass at stjohnspoint.co.uk
Tue Oct 7 12:22:23 EDT 2003
On Tue, 7 Oct 2003, John Gillette wrote:
> Paul wrote:
> > I'm sure I read somewhere that you must use NTFS or else
> > GRASS will not
> > work but maybe there's another problem...
> On http://grass.itc.it/grass5/binary/windows_cygnus/
> You need three major requirements to run GRASS 5 on Windows:
> Windows NT 4.0 (SP3 or higher), Windows 2000 Professional with NTFS or Windows XP
> (Windows 9x and Windows ME are unsupported),
> Cygwin installation (Cygnus tools for Windows),
> Only Xserver/winGRASS version: X Window Server.
> Perhaps if you don't look at the "binary" download section you will
> miss this information.
It specifically says 'FAT will not work!'
I have now added this message also to the page
(see CVS version
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