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Re: [help-GIFT] GIFT installation (new to GIFT)

From: Howard Lee
Subject: Re: [help-GIFT] GIFT installation (new to GIFT)
Date: Wed, 4 Feb 2004 13:46:44 +1100 (EST)

Dear Wolfgang

> On Tuesday 03 February 2004 00:55, you wrote:
> > Dear Wolfgang,
> >
> >     After a bit struggle, I finally get the 1st stage of GIFT
> > configuration working. :-) Then the configuration process continued to
> > download the current version of Charmer at the site, using GET
> > command.
> Good to hear. What did it?

  it happened that in fact, I had two versions of installed, and
was causing conflict during the configuration....
> > ====
> > Downloading the current Charmer version
> > GET
> > ====
> >
> >     However due to the proxy settings in the department, I will need
> > to enter my login and password in order to get access to the out side
> > world. Therefore the GIFT configuration just halt at this stage. And I
> > cannot proceed to the next stage of installation (make & make install) by
> > terminating this process (Ctrl-C)
> >
> >     I am just wondering is there any way I can modify the script so
> > that the login info can be entered?
> Surely someone with knowledge should be able to do that. I do not know yet, if
> you and I qualify. First question: Where do you have to enter this
> information?

  Normally the login info is required whenever we connect to sites other
than our department. So instead, I manually downloaded the Charmer package
from your website. And it is working fine now.

> > Or if I can skip this downloading
> > process at this stage. And obtain the packages manually?
> Could you send me offline your
> Are you doing ./configure --enable-interactive ?
> If so, do
> ./configure --disable-interactive
> --disable-interactive should be the default. So, ./configure should do the
> same.

  Finally, I had GIFT configured and installed. Thank you very much for
your continuous support and advise. My appreciation also extends to David,
Henning, Mario, and others for their help.

Best regards,

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