I am new to ACEDB and I tried to install the Linux-binaries on our
Linux-box by untarring the binaries into a directory
(/usr/local/acedb_43/). I also downloaded the IXDB to use with the
software and puut the database in /usr/local/acedb_43/database or should
it be /usr/local/acedb_43/rawdata. I copied the necessary files that
came with the IXDB to the wspec directory.
I made symlinks to the data-directories (database, rawdata, PS) on
another filesystem (/home/.../) , as the /usr system is not meant to be
used by the users. i set the permissions, so other users could access
So far everything went fine.
I also downloaded an INSTALL-script, but his did not work, so I followed
the instruction and tried to do everything by hand. but as I noticed
there are some files missing in the Linux-distribution that are neede by
the rpgram as described in the manula about how to install ACEDB. also
as I use "bash" instaed of a C-sheel, i tried "export
ACEDB="/usr/local/acedb_43" but the program still could not find the
What went wrong ???
Peter Van Osta