[GRASSLIST:2958] Re: GRASS 5.0 pre3
glynn.clements at virgin.net
Mon Jan 21 16:46:55 EST 2002
John Preston wrote:
> Hi, I've recently downloaded the GRASS 5.0 pre3 code and can't seem to start
> any of the monitors. Everything compiles and installs OK but when I try to
> start a monitor
> it tells me that I need more parameters.
> d.mon start=x0 or mon.start x0 all return error message:
> Usage: x0 <name> [-] "fifo.in fifo.out" [nlev]
This suggests that you're using an old version of mon.start with the
The error message is from the current driver code:
if (argc != 5)
fprintf(stderr,"Usage: %s <name> [-] \"input_fifo output_fifo\" [<nlev>]\n", argv);
but the new version of mon.start passes the path to the driver in
argv, and the monitor name in argv.
Did you get any errors in error.log?
If mon.start failed to compile, and you then installed to a directory
containing a previous version, you would get the problem which you
Glynn Clements <glynn.clements at virgin.net>
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