[ADMB Users] Perhaps I can be of help?
johnoel at hawaii.edu
Fri Apr 15 19:27:26 PDT 2011
Any feedback is appreciated. When you get a chance to document the
procedure, please let me know. I would like to see how it differs from
the README.txt file.
On 4/15/11 4:20 PM, Mollie Brooks wrote:
> Since I do use a Mac and have nearly no knowledge of *nix systems,
> I'll try to document what I encounter as well as try to get feedback
> from other Mac users I talk to.
> I didn't mean to complain. I just wanted to get the information out
> there since I didn't figure out what was going on until I talked to a
> Linux user. I had bypassed the issue by compiling from source, but was
> considering telling the list that the precompiled download was broken.
> On 15 Apr 2011, at 10:01 PM, Johnoel Ancheta wrote:
>> Hi Aaron,
>> Any kind of help is appreciated. If you would like to start, please do.
>> On 4/15/11 3:57 PM, bigA wrote:
>>> This is an interesting point. It really highlights that not all admb
>>> users with Mac's use Mac's because they like *nix. I agree with
>>> Mollie that perhaps better documentation on how admb integrates with
>>> unix and MacOSX may be appropriate. I can easily understand how
>>> people who use MacOSX as a modern commercially supported Unix
>>> wouldn't find installing admb into /usr/local odd or suprising.
>>> However, many MacOSX users don't view MacOSX as unix. I would
>>> happily help write the documentation; however I am just a lowly
>>> Linux user and I don't know what directories are hidden in MacOSX.
>>> Nor do I know the installation procedure for MacOSX; I built admb
>>> from source on a Mac once but that doesn't count. I certainly
>>> appreciate Mollie's frustration and don't think it should be too
>>> hard to improve the MacOSX documentation. Let me know if I can be
>>> any help.
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