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fixed path "date_time_zonespec.csv" ?

Topics: 1. General
Jan 22, 2017 at 10:22 PM

Just upgraded from old SMASpot 2.0.6 to SBFspot 3.3.1.
Runs so far, when starting with full path "/usr/local/bin/sbfspot.3/SBFspot".
Find the "SBFspot.cfg" (and also the "date_time_zonespec.csv").
Now it created a link because /usr/bin/ is a standard search path for binaries.
ln -s /usr/local/bin/sbfspot.3/SBFspot /usr/bin/SBFspot
When now starting SBFspot with -cfg option I get following output:
pi@raspberrypi2:~ $ SBFspot -nosql -nocsv  -cfg/var/www/123solar/config/SBFspot_1.cfg -q
Unable to open 'date_time_zonespec.csv'
Same with fully bin-path
pi@raspberrypi2:~ $ /usr/local/bin/sbfspot.3/SBFspot -nosql -nocsv  -cfg/var/www/123solar/config/SBFspot_1.cfg -q
pi@raspberrypi2:~ $
For me this means the file "date_time_zonespec.csv" is always expected in calling directory.

If this is correct should be mentioned in some documentation.
On the other hand wouldn't it be better to be searched in the path of the *.cfg file?
Jan 23, 2017 at 11:36 AM
Never tried it this way...
It should look in the application directory, so this is probably a bug.
Jan 25, 2017 at 8:44 AM
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