ace4-1 pick_me_to_call workaround

Dave Matthews matthews at GREENGENES.CIT.CORNELL.EDU
Mon Aug 21 16:38:31 EST 1995

In ace4-1, 'Pick_me_to_call xv my.gif' looks for my.gif in whatever
directory the user happened to be in when he started the database, which is

To work around this, always invoke xace via a script that first chdir's to
the desired directory:

setenv ACEDB /acedb/myowndb
cd $ACEDB/externalFiles

Thanks to Hector Sanchez for this tip!

- Dave

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