[Ifeffit] Demeter Crashes on opening in Windows Bootcamp

Bruce Ravel bravel at bnl.gov
Tue Jul 7 07:14:16 CDT 2015

On 07/06/2015 09:36 PM, Matt Newville wrote:
> Ganesh -- gnuplot.exe is not being found in your PATH.    Can you find
> it?  Any ideas why it might be missing?

My first guess is that the culprit is anti-virus software running on 
Ganesh's computer.  I have seen other examples of parts of Demeter being 
falsely identified as problematic and being removed, rendering the 
Demeter programs unusable.

That said, on Ganesh's computer, the gnuplot executable should be in


There are some other conceivable ways to see this problem, but I am 
placing my first bet on over-aggressive anti-virus software.


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