[GRASS-user] installing add-ons for GRASS 6.4.2 on Ubuntu fails

Markus Neteler neteler at osgeo.org
Mon Apr 15 22:54:01 PDT 2013

On Mon, Apr 15, 2013 at 12:32 PM, G. Allegri <giohappy at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I've never installed add-ons throught the WxPython GUI.
> I need to use the v.mkhexgrid [1], but the process fails because at some
> stage (Rules.make) it tries to create/write into /usr/lib/bin folder (very
> strange).

You need (to wait for) current GRASS 6.4.svn or 6.4.3 which hopefully
addresses this problem.

The best would be that you compile 6.4.svn yourself on Ubuntu and
make a test before we release 6.4.3:



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