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20000621: compiling McIDAS on RedHat 6.2 Linux (cont.)

>From: Anthony James Wimmers <address@hidden>
>Organization: UVa
>Keywords: 200006161438.e5GEchT14323 McIDAS-X 7.6 Linux


re: Check your environment variable settings and try a session again.

>They were already set. Got anything else?

Are they exported?  Since you are using bash, and since the McIDAS startup
script uses the Bourne shell, you need to export your McIDAS environment
variables for them to be understood.

>Here's what I just did. For some reason, it doesn't understand that the
>MCPATH variable is already set:
>barb: /home/mcidas/mcidas7.6/src $ echo $MCPATH
>/home/mcidas/mcidas7.6/data:/home/mcidas/mcidas7.6/src barb:
>/home/mcidas/mcidas7.6/src $ echo $MCTABLE_READ
>/home/mcidas/workdata/MCTABLE.TXT;/home/mcidas/data/ADDESITE.TXT barb:
>/home/mcidas/mcidas7.6/src $ echo $MCTABLE_WRITE
>barb: /home/mcidas/mcidas7.6/src $ echo $MCGUI 
>barb: /home/mcidas/mcidas7.6/src $ echo $PATH
> bin:/usr/bin:/usr/X11R6/bin:/home/mcidas/bin
>barb: /home/mcidas/mcidas7.6/src $ echo $MCDATA
>barb: /home/mcidas/mcidas7.6/src $ mcidas 
>WARNING: only run as the user 'mcidas' for supervisory tasks WARNING: No
>MCPATH environment variable. Using
> me/mcidas/help
>Current directory is /home/mcidas/mcidas/data 
>open: No such file or
>directory apparent state: unit 10 (unnamed) lately writing direct
>unformatted internal IO 
>open: No such file or directory apparent state:
>unit 10 (unnamed) lately writing direct unformatted internal IO


export MCDATA=...
export MCPATH=...


Please let me know if this doesn't work.


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