[GRASS-dev] location invalid if PERMANENT contains no WIND file ?

Hamish hamish_nospam at yahoo.com
Fri Dec 7 18:24:07 EST 2007

> Michael Barton wrote:
> > There is a larger issue that I think may still be unsolved (though
> > Hamish's post makes me wonder now). In the past, if the .grassrc6 file
> > pointed to an incorrect GISDBASE, LOCATION, or MAPSET value (i.e., one that
> > did not exist), GRASS will automatically go into text mode and exit.
> > 
> > IMHO, it should simply bring up the startup screen for selecting the proper
> > GISDBASE, LOCATION, and MAPSET. But it never got to the GUI.

Moritz Lennert wrote:
> For me this is exactly what I get with CVS head: an error message and 
> when I click on ok I can chose the correct GISDBASE.

I was referring to starting GRASS directly from the command line with the path
to the mapset, not from the GUI.


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