[phenixbb] Problems running demo

Miguel Ortiz Lombardia molatwork at yahoo.es
Mon Jul 31 23:22:24 PDT 2006

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Thanks to you. It was the "could not convert string to float" that
eventually woke me up.

I can now confirm that the whole demo worked fine to the end. I like a
lot the organisation in the Phenix GUI.

Best regards,


Nigel W. Moriarty wrote:
> Miguel
> Thank you for forwarding your solution.  I have included it below so it 
> can be sent to all board users.  It will also go into the FAQ.
> Nigel
> Nigel,
> I think I found the answer. I put your file as a replacement of the
> original one, but got the same result. However, something told me that
> this could be a locale problem. My locale is Spanish and this causes
> some problems to programs such as ARP/wARP and Coot. The reason is that
> we use commas ',' to separate decimals from the integer part and dots
> '.' to separate powers multiple of 3; that is, the contrary of the
> English way. So I did:
> export LC_ALL=C
> phenix &
> And now it works (I have moved already to the third out of four screens
> in the demo)
> So, I would add the LC_ALL directive in my setup for phenix. Perhaps a
> FAQ with this would be a good idea for people in Spain, France and
> Germany  ;-) 
> I will let you know if there are any other issues.
> Thank you very much for your help!
> Cheers,
> Miguel

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