[GRASS-user] Re: [GRASS-dev] MS-Windows native GRASS

Glynn Clements glynn at gclements.plus.com
Thu Sep 14 06:18:03 EDT 2006

Moritz Lennert wrote:

> - cannot create new mapset, I get:
> bad option "-permissions": must be -archive, -hidden, -longname,
> -readonly, -shortname, or -system

Right; "file attributes ... -permissions ..." is specific to Unix.

That command should be wrapped inside a catch statement; it doesn't
particularly matter if it fails.

> - for some commands (e.g. query) a console window flashes up very briefly.
> No real problem, just a bit annoying.

There are probably ways around that (e.g. "start /b ..."), but that's
likely to be a relatively low priority for now.

Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>

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