[Ifeffit] Re: my problem

Matt Newville newville at cars.uchicago.edu
Sat Apr 8 16:10:10 CDT 2006

Hi Stefano,

On 4/8/06, Stefano Ciurli <stefano.ciurli at unibo.it> wrote:

> OK. Now the latest horae061 package works. Artemis works. The only
> "strange" thing is that when I expand the 061 disk image, I get 060
> as the label. Maybe it is meaningless, but anyway.

Glad to hear it finally worked!!  My guess is that a leftover Receipt
was preventing the installation of some of the components.  Does that
seem right to you?  If not, can you give us an idea of what might have
been the problem before (for example, was there stale stuff left under

I will add the notes I sent you (also below) to the Mac section of the Wiki:

If you (or Paul, or anyone else) find errors in this, or would like to
add information to the wiki, please do!!


PS: for the record, a more complete transaction of off-line email:

> >
> >I'd recommend deleting (or moving to somewhere else) all of
> >/Applications/Ifeffit and
> >/Library/Perl  (not /System/Library/Perl!!  and note that this is
> >assuming that you are using perl only for horae -- more below).    You
> >should also delete/move the 'Ifeffit installation receipts': In
> >/Library/Receipts/Ifeffit-*.
> >
> >Then look in /usr/local/bin and /usr/local/lib  (which depending on
> >your system may have many things or very few things in them) for
> >anything with the name "pgplot" -- delete/move these.
> >
> >Then install Ifeffit using the Installer.
> OK. Now the latest horae061 package works. Artemis works. ....

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