[GRASS-dev] trying to test error trapping for invalid gisdbase,
location, and mapset
woklist at kyngchaos.com
Tue May 29 19:42:41 EDT 2007
On May 29, 2007, at 6:26 PM, Michael Barton wrote:
> I get an error message and no GUI for gisdbase selection on my old
> G4 in the
> I get an error message and no GUI for gisdbase selection on my
> new Intel Mac laptop
> I get an error message, but ALSO GET A GUI for gisdbase selection
> on my G5
> desktop (ca. 2 years old). All are uptodate with software and running
> current versions of GRASS 6.3.
Which version of OSX (for the G4 and G5)? All 10.4.9?
> Here is what I get on the G5--which is what everyone ought to get.
> Set an invalid gisdbase in .grassrc6
> Start with tcltk interface
> ERROR: LOCATION << /Users/Shared/grassdata9/spearfish60_test >> not
> TclTk warning box:
> "WARNING: Invalid Database
> Warning Invalid database. Finding first valid directory in parent
> Click OK
> TclTk warning box
> "WARNING: invalid location
> Warning: location <locname> at GISDBASE <gisdbase> is not a
> directory or
> does not exist.
> Click OK
> Choose valid gisdbase, location, and mapset from TclTk GUI
> Start GRASS OK.
Yep, that's what I get.
William Kyngesburye <kyngchaos*at*kyngchaos*dot*com>
First Pogril: Why is life like sticking your head in a bucket filled
with hyena offal?
Second Pogril: I don't know. Why IS life like sticking your head in
a bucket filled with hyena offal?
First Pogril: I don't know either. Wretched, isn't it?
-HitchHiker's Guide to the Galaxy
More information about the grass-dev