building qcad

Dennis Veatch dveatch at
Wed Jan 19 18:07:24 UTC 2005

On Wednesday 19 January 2005 10:11 am, Auke Kok wrote:
> Dennis Veatch wrote:
> >On Tuesday 18 January 2005 11:52 pm, Steven Michalske wrote:
> >>On Sunday 16 January 2005 10:57 am, Dennis Veatch wrote:
> >>>Just a side note I quess. Not sure if it's a bug or what. Was running
> >>>"lin qcad" via screen and it kept failing the build when it got to
> >>>qcadlib part. So I killed screen and ran "lin qcad" with plain old ssh
> >>>and it finally got past qcadlib.
> >>>
> >>>So I'm quessing it's something to do with the defaults of screen, though
> >>>no clue what to look at.
> >>>
> >>>Anyone else has this sort of problem with screen?
> >>
> >>i sometimes have problems with screen not having a login shell
> >
> >You mean end up with something like "$bash" ?
> actually PS1 etc seem to be exported and thus set, however the alias
> ls='ls --color=auto' and tab completion doesn't work inside screen
> sessions (so it's only half initialized?)
> anyway your guess is as good as mine with this. I just know that inside
> a screen doing 'bash --login' works
> sofar

I'll run with that as I consider your guesses better than mine.

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