[visit-users] BASH issue

Justin luitjens at cs.utah.edu
Thu Apr 9 14:19:56 EDT 2009


As mentioned earlier.  You need to look for logic in your dot files or 
in the system dot files which causes your dot files to not be loaded. 

Justin

Rick Angelini wrote:
> But, I apparently have no way to set my LD_LIBRARY_PATH since bash 
> isn't touching any of my local dot files.    For some reason, this all 
> works perfectly fine for csh/tcsh users on our systems.
>
> Rick Angelini wrote:
>> Using the "-dir /path/to/visitdir" get's me slightly farther along, 
>> but is not the full answer.    I'm now missing shared libraries (to 
>> OpenMPI, for instance) that need to be added to my 
>> LD_LIBRARY_PATH.     Brad Whitlock wrote:
>>> You could also add "-dir /path/to/visitdir" to your host profile's 
>>> "Additional options" too to let the local VisIt assemble the full 
>>> path to the visit script that it will execute via ssh. If you do 
>>> this in the host profile, you won't need to muck with bash 
>>> configuration.
>>>
>>> Brad
>>>
>>>
>>>> Rick Angelini <angel at arl.army.mil> writes:
>>>> [snip]
>>>>>  we keep getting a message that "visit cannot be found" on the remote
>>>>>  connection.
>>>>>
>>>>>  After some debugging, I discovered that bash apparently doesn't 
>>>>> execute
>>>>>  the local dot files when invoked from SSH, therefore, there seems 
>>>>> to be
>>>>>  no way to set up a local environment.
>>>>
>>>> bash executes a different set of files when invoked non-interactively.
>>>> Try setting the user's $PATH in his .bashrc instead of .bash_login or
>>>> .bash_profile or whatnot.
>>>>
>>>> HTH,
>>>>
>>>> -tom
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