Unable to execute gnucash on Solaris 9

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Wed Dec 7 10:32:28 EST 2005

Derek Atkins <warlord at MIT.EDU> writes:

> Quoting Neil Williams <linux at codehelp.co.uk>:
>> (Beth: the 'gnucash' executable in /usr/bin IS a script - it loads guile
>> behind the scenes.)
>> $ head /opt/garfield/gnucash/bin/gnucash
>> #!/bin/sh
>> PATH="/opt/garfield/gnucash/libexec/overrides:${PATH}"
>> export PATH
>> You would have similar results with $ head /usr/bin/gnucash
> Was it in 1.4?  I don't remember.  Somewhere around 1.2-1.5 is when
> it was converted from an App to a Script.  I just don't remember
> when, exactly.

For the record, I just looked in SVN on the 1.4 branch, and 'gnucash'
/IS/ a binary, not a script..  That's exactly what I thought.  So,
Beth is correct, Neil in incorrect.  :)

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