Opened 14 years ago

Closed 14 years ago

Last modified 11 years ago

#621 closed task (fixed)

symbolic link data /usr/local/share/udig/udig-data

Reported by: jive Owned by: sac@…
Priority: normal Milestone:
Component: OSGeoLive Keywords:
Cc: live-demo@…


This was formally available via the users home directory "data" folder; this no longer is available allowing uDig to fail as the quickstart does not match the dvd contents.

Was a decision made to handle the data directory differently?

Going through the script I find that data ends up in:

  • /usr/local/share/udig/

Can the symbolic link be restored or can we put the data in the users home directory as is done for other sample data?

Change history (4)

comment:1 by jive, 14 years ago

It actually looks like the "data" folder in the users home directory points to /user/local/share/data?

So I recommend adding a symbolic udig-data to /usr/share/data folder? I will need some help/review of the script to make this happen.

comment:2 by jive, 14 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed
Summary: symbolic link to /usr/local/share/udig/udig-datasymbolic link data /usr/local/share/udig/udig-data

I was not able to sort out a symbolic link; but did change the install_udig script to unpack a udig_data folder in /usr/local/share/data/udig-data

comment:3 by jive, 14 years ago

Component: Systems AdminLiveDVD

comment:4 by hamish, 11 years ago

Cc: live-demo@… added

please move the ML email addr from the owner field if you take ownership of a ticket so it doesn't get lost

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