[Live-demo] [OSGeo] #1744: Ossimplanet crashes on VMWare player VM

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Thu Jun 30 06:06:17 PDT 2016

#1744: Ossimplanet crashes on VMWare player VM
 Reporter:  micha    |      Owner:  live-demo@…
     Type:  task     |     Status:  new
 Priority:  major    |  Milestone:  OSGeoLive10.0
Component:  LiveDVD  |   Keywords:  ossimplanet vmware
 After launching Ossimplant, the splash screen comes up, then the
 application just closes.  I allocated 1.5GB RAM to the VM.

 From a console:

 user at osgeo-live:~$ ossimplanet
 ossimPlanetEphemeris support disabled, please recompile with
 VMware: vmw_ioctl_command error Invalid argument.
 Aborted (core dumped)

 This is specific to VMWare virtual machine. In a Virtualbox VM it works as

Ticket URL: <https://trac.osgeo.org/osgeo/ticket/1744>
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