Can't Open on MAC
paulcarini at comcast.net
Tue May 5 15:20:03 EDT 2015
I opened Terminal but did get a prompt. The File menu is labeled Shell. A window opened "pcarini-bash-80x24. I typed into the window the phrase you send verbatim. Nothing else happened. Here is what that window now shows:
Last login: Tue May 5 15:09:47 on ttys000
paul-carinis-macbook-2:~ pcarini$ /Applications/Gnucash.app/Contents/MacOS/Gnucash --debug --logto=stderr I
I must be missing something. Sorry.
On May 5, 2015, at 2:05 PM, John Ralls <jralls at ceridwen.us> wrote:
>> On May 5, 2015, at 10:54 AM, Paul Carini <paulcarini at comcast.net> wrote:
>> At 1:04, I tried again to open gnucash by double clicking it in the applications folder. Also tried File, Open, click on Gnucash with no success. So I have now opened Console and clicked on "All Messages" and Show Log List; a long string of messages appear. However, when I click on User Diagnostic Reports (as in your provided example) no messages appear in the list, it is blank. I also tried the file command "New System Log Query" and searched for "guile" with no result. Any other ideas? I would really love to try out this app from all I have read about it I think it would be perfect for me as I am familiar with accounting. Thanks again for all this help.
> OK, then it’s not crashing, it’s quitting prematurely. A meaningless distinction from your view I’m sure, but it matters to the OS.
> Open /Applications/Utilities/Terminal and at the prompt type:
> /Applications/Gnucash.app/Contents/MacOS/Gnucash --debug --logto=stderr
> Copy-and-paste the resulting output into your reply.
> John Ralls
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