g+
g+ Communities
Argonne National Laboratory

Experimental Physics and
Industrial Control System

1994  1995  1996  1997  1998  1999  2000  2001  2002  2003  2004  2005  2006  2007  2008  2009  2010  2011  <20122013  2014  Index 1994  1995  1996  1997  1998  1999  2000  2001  2002  2003  2004  2005  2006  2007  2008  2009  2010  2011  <20122013  2014 
<== Date ==> <== Thread ==>

Subject: Re: Installing MEDM on UBUNTU 10.04 LTS
From: Andrew Johnson <anj@aps.anl.gov>
To: nalaka samarasinghe <nalaka1020@gmail.com>
Cc: EPICS tech-talk <tech-talk@aps.anl.gov>
Date: Fri, 10 Aug 2012 10:21:20 -0500
Hi Nalaka,

On 2012-08-10 you wrote:
> Dear Andrew,
> 
> Please find the entries in the RELEASE file I am copying here.
> 
> # RELEASE,v 1.4 2004/09/07 19:01:28 jba Exp
> 
> # If you don't want to install into $(TOP) dir then
> # define INSTALL_LOCATION_EXTENSIONS here
> #INSTALL_LOCATION_EXTENSIONS=<fullpathname>
> TOP=/opt/epics
> # Location of external products
> EPICS_BASE=opt/epics/base1
> #EPICS_EXTENSIONS = /usr/local/epics/extensions
> EPICS_EXTENSIONS=/opt/epics/extensions
> 
> OAG_APPS=$(TOP)/../../oag/apps

Your EPICS_BASE path above is missing a leading '/' character, which explains 
the symptoms you were reporting.  If you put spaces on both sides of the '=' 
sign it becomes slightly easier to read and recognize these kinds of mistakes.

> P.S : I am attaching the reference i am using for the build herewith as
> well. Please kindly let me know if MEDM build procedure mentioned is
> correct.

Attachment: PDF version of http://nibot-lab.livejournal.com/91787.html

That looks about right, although I haven't actually tried following his 
directions myself.  The version numbers that article mentions are in many 
cases a bit out of date now, but the techniques are generally the same.

- Andrew
-- 
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
-- Napoleon Bonaparte

References:
Installing MEDM on UBUNTU 10.04 LTS nalaka samarasinghe

Navigate by Date:
Prev: Re: The communication between base3.14.8.2 and base3.13.8 Andrew Johnson
Next: Re: EPICS Base version 3.15.0.1 released Martin Konrad
Index: 1994  1995  1996  1997  1998  1999  2000  2001  2002  2003  2004  2005  2006  2007  2008  2009  2010  2011  <20122013  2014 
Navigate by Thread:
Prev: Re: Installing MEDM on UBUNTU 10.04 LTS Andrew Johnson
Next: Member of CLS Controls Group Elder Matias
Index: 1994  1995  1996  1997  1998  1999  2000  2001  2002  2003  2004  2005  2006  2007  2008  2009  2010  2011  <20122013  2014 
ANJ, 18 Nov 2013 Valid HTML 4.01! · Home · News · About · Base · Modules · Extensions · Distributions · Download ·
· EPICSv4 · IRMIS · Talk · Bugs · Documents · Links · Licensing ·