[GRASSweb-list]questions about starting grass5

Markus Neteler neteler at itc.it
Fri Aug 1 05:36:24 EDT 2003

On Fri, Aug 01, 2003 at 01:24:13PM +0800, hcabria at nigs.upd.edu.ph wrote:
> To the Grass Development Team
> I am a new user of GRASS.  I have just installed the GRASS 5 binary.  I
> have run the text mode part of GRASS and it went well. However when I
> tried to switch to the Graphical interface mode I encountered a problem.
> When I type $ grass5 -tcltk to start the program there is an error which
> says that:
> "WARNING: The wish command (wish) not found! Please check your GRASS_WISH
> environment variable. Use the -help option for details." When I go to help
> menu, it says that:  GRASS_WISH set wish shell name to override 'wish'. 
> How do I do this?  Where do I find the 'wish' shell?  Please help me on
> this.
> Thank you.

Please have a look at the FAQ:

-> Installing GRASS
  -> When using GRASS and the graphical user interface, I get tcltkgrass:
     line3: exec: wish: not found

Markus Neteler     <neteler at itc.it>       http://mpa.itc.it
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