[xcrysden] Problems of Xcrysden with pwscf files

tone tone.kokalj at ijs.si
Mon Nov 15 17:51:17 CET 2010

On Tue, 2010-11-09 at 16:50 -0300, Elie Albert Moujaes wrote:
> Dear all,
> after solving all the problems in initiating XCRYSDEN, i have got a small 
> problem now in opening PWSCF files. The input and output files open but they 
> ask for the dimensionality and I click OK, I get an error message:
> /espresso-4.2/XCrySDen-1.4.1../scripts/pwo2xsf.sh :line 87:bc :command not 
> found 

Why don't you shift to newer 1.5.* version?

the "bc" is an arbitrary precision calculator, which is present
virtually in all unix flavors ...
Seems your system does not have it, so you should install it.

Regards, Tone

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