[GRASS-user] g.extension not working

Hamish hamish_b at yahoo.com
Thu Sep 8 06:47:10 EDT 2011

> Edgar wrote:
> > I don't understand the instruction for compiling
> > at http://grass.osgeo.org/wiki/Compile_and_Install#Addons
> can you be more specific about what bits are confusing?
> sometimes that is hard to see without fresh eyes, and it
> would be good if we could improve it for future readers.
> I would like to install GRASS addons for Windows, and since
> g.extension does not work, I would like to know how to
> compile the addons. But I don't understand the instructions.
> Or how to do it with Ubuntu.

on ubuntu, make sure you are up to date by installing the 6.4.1
package from UbuntuGIS's PPA, and be sure you install the
"grass-dev" package too, as it includes bits needed to make
g.extension work.

what version of ubuntu? 32 or 64 bit?


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