v.digit and Solaris 2.4

David Houlder david at dart.anu.edu.au
Tue Oct 24 08:00:00 EDT 1995

Hi folks...

There seem to be a number of opinions on Sol2.4 and v.digit.

> From: Paul Loechl <loechl at diego.cecer.army.mil>
> Subject: Re: Altek Digitizer
> Well, apparently the v.digit program doesn't work with under Solaris 2.4.
> This is probably true for all System V operating systems.  So you were right
> about using the v.digit2 program instead.

...on the other hand...

> From: Grass package <grass at sun1.bham.ac.uk>
> Subject: Re: Altek Digitizer
> > Paul,
> > Does v.digit allegedly run okay with Solaris 2.4?
> >     -Malcolm Williamson
> Yes, I have this setup running OK (with a Genitizer GT1812 though)

So, can anyone elaborate? Any ideas on what conditions must be met in
order to make v.digit go under s2.4?

I've got a Kurta XGT, and it works with arc/info, so I know the comms
is OK. In v.digit all I get is 'digitizer read error'.


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