[GRASS-user] v.proj error: Mapset PERMANENT not found [RESOLVED]

Rich Shepard rshepard at appl-ecosys.com
Mon Oct 8 09:38:27 PDT 2012

On Mon, 8 Oct 2012, Rich Shepard wrote:

>  Seems to me that a mapset named PERMANENT is created by default with each
> new location. Having just run v.in.ascii to import a point file to the
> location 'Nevada-LL' I tried to reproject it to the project location (as I
> have done for other maps in that location). This attempt failed:
> ERROR: Mapset <PERMANENT> in input location
>       </home/rshepard/grassdata/Nevada-LL> not found
>  Same error if I don't use the absolute path. How can this be?

   Figured out that it's the absolute path specification that caused the
error. Since grass is running in /home/rshepard/grassdata all v.proj wants
to see is the location name.

Mea culpa!


More information about the grass-user mailing list