[GRASS-user] Any Gentoo/Funtoo grass-gis users?
nik at nikosalexandris.net
Sun Jul 7 04:58:33 PDT 2013
Sylvain Maillard wrote:
> I'm a Gentoo user, and don't remember something specific about GRASS
> installation ...
Nice :-). I do fail however to emerge grass :-(. But, anyway, it is 6.4.2 so
I don't really need it. Maybe check the logs another day to see what's
If you have more Gentoo-tips (reg. OSGeo stuff) and the time to share, please,
do so :D
> You can either use the standard install with latest stable ebuild (6.4.2),
> or follow the standard compilation procedure
Yes, everything works fine after I mounted the partition I am workin on
sans "noexec". It was either the "auto" or the "user" option in fstab. Don't
know which & why does hurt here.
> On my system, I installed both the official grass
> gentoo ebuild + 6.4.3_rc3 and 7 from svn. I put them in /opt/grass-xx
As others do, I don't isntall too, I do run from inside the "bin." directory.
> I join a small script I wrote to get an automated update. You just need to
> install all dependencies, uncomment the first line for the first launch +
> to make a new '/opt/grass7' directory
Something minor: I think the --enable-64it doesn't hurt but isn't required in
In addition, there is no --with-python option in grass7_trunk: "./configure --
help | grep py" returns nothing.
It does exist in grass6:
/osgeo/src/grass64_release $ ./configure --help | grep py
(python-config with path, e.g.
I bombed in this error while trying to configure grass7_trunk. I had to
"eselect python list" and then set to python 2.7 by executing "sudo eselect
python set 1".
> ... it's basically just a collection
> of commands for the standard compilation procedure and is not system
> dependant ...
I have a very similar script (with info stolen from the ML), copy-pasted below
just for the records. Maybe I should direct some info in the wiki -- it would
certainly help me, for example, if I have seen some info in the wiki.
Thank you, Nikos
time make distclean
time svn up
# taken from <http://lists.osgeo.org/pipermail/grass-user/2013-May/068229.html>
renice +17 -p $$
CFLAGS="-ggdb -march=native -Wall -Werror-implicit-function-declaration" \
--with-freetype=yes --with-freetype-includes="/usr/include/freetype2/" \
--with-mysql=yes --with-mysql-includes="/usr/include/mysql" --with-mysql-
--with-postgres=yes --with-postgresql=yes --with-postgres-
--with-opencl --with-openmp --with-pthread \
2>&1 | tee config_log.txt
time make -j13
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