[GRASSLIST:3045] Re: Problems with TclTk Aqua
cjstubbs at adelphia.net
Mon Mar 29 14:23:40 EST 2004
On Mar 29, 2004, at 12:41 PM, Glynn Clements wrote:
> Kurt Springs wrote:
>> I recently downloaded the GRASS 5.3 and 5.7 binaries for OS X. I must
>> say that I am impressed by how they're shaping up. I am having one
>> problem. I also installed TclTkAquaBi-8.4.5. Afterwards, when I
>> GRASS 5.3, the Wish Shell crashes.
> tcltkgrass currently requires a Unix/X11 version of Tcl/Tk; it won't
> work with the native MacOSX/Aqua version.
>> GRASS 5.7, on the other hand, will launch, but when I try to display a
>> map I get:
>> Error: channel "console1" wasn't open for writing
> That error is a known symptom of running tcltkgrass with the Aqua
> version of Tcl/Tk.
>> Does anyone have any ideas on what is wrong and how to fix it?
> Install a Unix/X11 version of Tcl/Tk. This can be obtained via fink,
> although ISTR that pre-compiled binaries are available (I don't recall
> where from, though; hopefully someone else can provide a link).
These might be want you need:
Look about two thirds down the page for,
I thought there were OSX package installers for X11 versions of Tcl/Tk
8.4.5, but I can't find any links. Sorry.
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