[GRASSGUI] Re: [GRASS-dev] d.rast still noisy
michael.barton at asu.edu
Fri Mar 23 15:35:11 CET 2007
Do you want me to explicitly add @mapset for selecting items in the current
maset (already the case for items chosen from other mapsets) in
On 3/23/07 1:47 AM, "Jachym Cepicky" <jachym.cepicky at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Michael,
I agree, the warnings are feature and not a bug. We shoudl
specify mapset, otherwise it could happen, that the user wilĺ
with other map, than desired..
2007/3/23, Michael Barton
> <michael.barton at asu.edu>:
> OK. I understand your and Hamish's points. It just
> seems I'm being warned
> that I'm doing what I intended to do. But others may
> do the same thing
> unintentionally, hence the warning.
> 3/22/07 10:06 PM, "Glynn Clements" <glynn at gclements.plus.com> wrote:
> Michael Barton wrote:
> >>>> d.rast is still noisy, even with the quiet
> flag. Can we turn this
> >>>> stuff off somehow?
> >>>> d.rast
> agro_soils --q
> >>>> WARNING: 'cell/agro_soils' was found in more mapsets
> (also found in
> >>>> user1).
> >>>> WARNING: using 'agro_soils at PERMANENT'.
> >>> WARNINGs are not affected by verbosity controls. The above warning
> >>> there for a reason, as you have requested an ambiguous action.
> >> This is not an ambiguous action.
> > Only in the sense that,
> ultimately, all actions are unambiguous,
> > insofar as that they have a
> concrete end result.
> > OTOH, the action may well have non-obvious
> consequences, which is
> > probably a more useful classification than whether
> or not it is
> > ambiguous.
> >> I'm picking the version of the file in
> >> current mapset. For that, it is unnecessary to specify the mapset.
> > Incorrect.
> > If you want the version which comes first in the
> mapset search path,
> > then it's unnecessary to specify the mapset. The
> current mapset
> > doesn't have to be the first one in the search path; that's
> just the
> > default if you don't specify an explicit search path.
> >> So
> what if there is another file with the same name in another
> >> mapset?
> > That file may well have been the one which you intended to use.
> >> I
> may have 10
> >> files with that name in different places. What does this
> matter. If I want
> >> to pick any file outside the current mapset, I should
> specify it.
> > You are free to set an explicit search path containing
> only the
> > current mapset (and not PERMANENT), but that isn't the default.
> > default is the current mapset followed by PERMANENT. If you set a
> search path which only contains one mapset (e.g. the current mapset),
> > you
> will never get more than one match for an unqualified name, and
> > thus will
> never see the warning.
> Michael Barton, Professor of Anthropology
> School of Human Evolution & Social
> Center for Social Dynamics & Complexity
> Arizona State
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Michael Barton, Professor of Anthropology
School of Human Evolution & Social Change
Center for Social Dynamics & Complexity
Arizona State University
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