>From: Robert Mullenax <address@hidden> >Organization: NSBF >Keywords: 200210270159.g9R1x6q20772 McIDAS v2002 gcc/g77 Hi Robert, re: make sure that a 'which mcserv' run from the Unix prompt and from the McIDAS Text and Command window report the same thing. >They are the same. > >/export/home/weather% which mcserv >/export/home/mcidas/bin/mcserv > > > M c I D A S - X V e r s i o n 2002a Unidata 020810 > > >SKED SKEDFILE >Scheduler starting on file SKEDFILE >!which mcserv >/export/home/mcidas/bin/mcserv OK. I was hoping that the problem was somehow related to McIDAS environment variable settings in the shell configuration file (e.g., .cshrc for C shell, .profile for Bourne shell, etc.). >BTW before I e-mailed you at first I downloaded, built and installed v.2002A. >Just to make sure V. 2002 didn't have some issue. I wouldn't expect this to have made a diffence at all since there was nothing in the 2002a addendum that should be related to the running of 'mcserv -R'. Just to make sure that I am understanding things: you _are_ able to load both satellite and NEXRCOMP images from a remote server, correct? >Would it be worthwhile to get later versions of the compilers? I don't know. If I understood why there was a failure in loading mcserv, I would be better able to answer this question. >>From address@hidden Mon Oct 28 22:01:50 2002 >>Subject: Re: 20021026: IMGOLAY/FRMOLAY on Solaris SPARC gcc/g77 does not work >I downloaded gcc-2.95.3 from sunfreeware and install it (it contained the >upgraded g77 as well). I then did a make clobber on McIDAS and >built/installed it again. Unfortunately I still get the same error. Well, this certainly answers the compiler upgrade question. The problem I am having in trying to troubeshoot this is that I do not get the error you are seeing on any of the platforms I am using gcc/g77 on! I checked the code that is called from m0addef.for, and it can return a '-1' status for a variety of reasons, most of which are related to forking a new process. Do you have Sun compilers you can use to build? If not, do you have f2c installed so you can build using 'make VENDOR=-gcc'? I am trying to think of ways of testing to see if the problems you are having are really related to use of g77. Tom
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