[ESS] ess stata won't start
rsparapa at mcw.edu
Fri Sep 5 19:51:25 CEST 2008
XIANG AO wrote:
> Hi Rodney,
> I figured out why: I installed stata under /usr/local/stata. Then I
> generated a symlink pointing to it. However, /usr/loca/stata is NOT listed
> as a path in .profile. I modified it and it worked. Seems like
> /usr/bin/env does not work with symlink...
> Thank you for your replies.
That is definitely a bug in Ubuntu's /usr/bin/env Here I use a link as
well and /usr/bin/env finds stata just fine. I'd file a report if I
were you. But, I'm biased and I don't use Linux, GNU/Linux or whatever
they will call it. Unix(tm): accept no substitutes!
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