PDP11GUI under Wine on Linux -- extra backslash?
fritzm at fritzm.org
Mon Jun 27 15:49:47 CDT 2016
Oh, the quoting in the error message also looks suspicious. Hmm...
On 06/27/2016 01:47 PM, Fritz Mueller wrote:
> So, I am trying to run PDP11GUI under Wine on Linux, and I am having
> problems loading a machine description file. It seems when PDP11GUI
> tries to kick off M4, it is expanding an extra backslash into the
> command. So you get this sort of error message (note extra backslash
> before m4.bat):
> Can't recognize 'C:\Program Files (x86)\Joerg Hoppe\PDP11GUI\\m4.bat"
> "C:\users\Public\Application Data\PDP11GUI\machines\pdp11.ini"
> "C:\users\fritzm\Temp\tmp_pdp11gui_m4_out.ini' as an internal or
> external command, or batch script.
> I've verified that I can run m4.bat sucessfully manually if I set the
> appropriate env vars first. But this doesn't help because it seems
> like PDP11GUI deletes the file and then (fails to) regenerate it on
> each run :-(
> Anybody else run in to this or have a suggestion for a workaround?
> thanks much!
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