[GRASS-user] r.in.xyz: Could open text file ~ 2.5GB

Glynn Clements glynn at gclements.plus.com
Fri Oct 20 18:57:37 EDT 2006

Patton, Eric wrote:

> OK, I think there's a breakthrough. When I run grass63 from
> /opt/grass6/bin.i686-pc-linux-gnu/grass63, r.in.xyz works! Well, it's
> *working*, at any rate. No error message when opening and reading a 2.8GB
> xyz file. It's going to run for quite some time. But if I run the usual
> grass63 from the command prompt, I keep getting the same old behavior. Why
> the difference? 

The normal grass63 will run the installed version, while the version
in bin.<arch> will run the local copy in dist.<arch>.

If you get different results, "make install" didn't work as expected.
Maybe you have two versions installed, and the grass63 script is
running the wrong one?

Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>

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