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Bug 241446 - xtide won't start due to no harminocs data
xtide won't start due to no harminocs data
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xtide (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Mamoru TASAKA
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-05-25 20:47 EDT by Bill Nottingham
Modified: 2014-03-16 23:07 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2007-05-30 15:19:51 EDT
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Description Bill Nottingham 2007-05-25 20:47:15 EDT
Description of problem:

$ xtide 
XTide Fatal Error:  NO_HFILE_IN_PATH
A search path for harmonics files was provided, but no harmonics files were
found anywhere in that path.  You might need to download a harmonics file
from http://www.flaterco.com/xtide/files.html.

Error details:

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:

Every time.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. start xtide

Additional info:

Nice graphics.
Comment 1 Mamoru TASAKA 2007-05-26 04:39:22 EDT
Please check README.fedora in xtide-common as commented
in "rpm -qi xtide".
Comment 2 Mamoru TASAKA 2007-05-26 04:47:35 EDT
README.fedora is in xtide-common rpm.
Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2007-05-28 23:33:55 EDT
a) this readme isn't pointed to anywhere in the app
b) it's still an app that installs a desktop entry for users in the menus that
*CAN NOT WORK* unless root takes some action. That's broken.

Potential solutions:

1) don't ship the desktop entry
2) ship only the US harmonics files - they're OK to distribute
3) potentially use autodownloader if it's applicable here
Comment 4 Mamoru TASAKA 2007-05-29 02:36:26 EDT
License issue of US part harminonics data has to
be verified. I sent Dave a mail about this issue.
Comment 5 Mamoru TASAKA 2007-05-29 03:43:14 EDT
(In reply to comment #4)
> License issue of US part harminonics data has to
> be verified. I sent Dave a mail about this issue.

I meant "David", sorry...
Comment 6 Mamoru TASAKA 2007-05-30 14:16:38 EDT
Bill, would you try xtide-2.9.3-2.fc8 ?
Comment 7 Bill Nottingham 2007-05-30 14:58:50 EDT
Seems good to me.
Comment 8 Mamoru TASAKA 2007-05-30 15:19:51 EDT
Rebuilt for devel, F-7, FE-6/5.

For devel, FE-6.5, the newest rpms will be automatically
pushed. For F-7, I will wait until how bodhi begins to work..

Closing as ERRATA. Thank you for reporting this bug.

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