>From: Gilbert Sebenste <address@hidden> >Organization: NIU >Keywords: 200512030025.jB30Ps7s019429 McIDAS v2005a MCGUI Hi Gilbert, re: >Just started playing with McIDAS-X on weather.admin.niu.edu. OK, I don't >see the new satellite imagery dataset you were talking about, The setup on weather is such that you have a copy of ADDEIMAGE.CORE in the ~mcidas/workdata directory that is the one you modified for v2004. You apparently took the NASADATA entries from this file and added them to the copy of ADDEIMAGE.CORE that is in ~mcidas/data. The definition of MCPATH on your machine (and others since yours follows the standard) causes the ~mcidas/workdata directory to be searched before the ~mcidas/data directory. This means that the MCGUI is finding the old copy of ADDEIMAGE.CORE in ~mcidas/workdata and using it in preference to the copy you modified in ~mcidas/data. My recommendations in the previous email were: <on weather as 'mcidas'> cd ~mcidas/workdata mv ADDEIMAGE.CORE ADDEIMAGE.CORE.NIU cp ~/data/ADDEIMAGE.CORE . -- merge your settings for NASADATA into the this file These instructions have you copy the v2005b version of ADDEIMAGE.CORE to the ~/workdata directory and then modify it there. What you need to do now is: <as 'mcidas'> cd ~/workdata ADDEIMAGE.CORE.NIU cp ~/data/ADDEIMAGE.CORE . EXIT your MCGUI and restart. After doing this, you should see a PUB dataset in the Display -> Image dropdown. >and now >I can't get the NASA images to come up via the menu, even though I did the >cut 'n paste like you told me to. I verified I can see the imagery: > >$> imglist.k G8-GHCC/VIS > >Image file directory listing for:G8-GHCC/VIS > Pos Satellite/ Date Time Center Band(s) > sensor Lat Lon > --- ------------- ------------ -------- ---- ---- ------------ > 26 G-12 IMG 2 DEC 05336 23:45:00 21 70 1 > >But it won't display from the menu---it pauses for several moments, and >then the GUI comes back as though it displayed the image. Any ideas? Not right off. What does the output look like in the MCGUI command and text window? To see this, click on the MCGUI button with the keyboard (just to the left of the Z button) and look at the invocation of IMGDISP and send any error messages. Cheers, Tom -- NOTE: All email exchanges with Unidata User Support are recorded in the Unidata inquiry tracking system and then made publicly available through the web. If you do not want to have your interactions made available in this way, you must let us know in each email you send to us.
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