[GRASS-dev] Re: [bug #5218] (grass) wingrass: creating new
location from startup screen with projection values fails
hamish_nospam at yahoo.com
Wed Oct 25 02:15:20 EDT 2006
Glynn Clements wrote:
> Unfortunately, GRASS has a lot of this sort of stuff - using system()
> to run commands rather than using functions; probably because the
> author knew about the command but didn't know about the function. I've
> even seen system("rm ...") used to delete files.
> Finding (and fixing) all of the Unix-specific system() calls will be a
> large part of getting a native Windows version of GRASS to work.
Does MinGW provide "clear" for "cls"? I seem to remember someone
recently complaining about that,
grass63$ grep -rI clear * | grep system | cut -f1 -d: | uniq
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