GRASS error under Linux

Lawrence Houston grass at
Mon Jan 13 02:41:04 EST 1997

On Sat, 11 Jan 1997, Troy Dorman wrote:

> I installed GRASS4.1 from the Linux binaries (linuxg.a*) using the
> script. Everything seemed to work ok but when I run grass I get
> the error
> /usr/local/grass/etc/gis_set: can resolve symbol '__waddbytes'
> Can anyone tell me what the problem is?
> I am running RHCL 4.0. (kernel 2.0.18)


The more recent C Libraries dropped their support for the Curses Library,
so with Red Hat 3.0.3 & 4.0 you will need to explicitly add this when
using Kang's 4.1.5 Binaries:

Lawrence Houston  -  (houston at

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