[chirp_users] missing 'pango' package with new chirp install Mac OS X 10.7.5
deritchie at yahoo.com
Sun Mar 2 07:07:42 PST 2014
Hmm. It looks like I installed the R10 version of the KK7DS python.
I see from the readme in that directory that someone suggests R6 (which is also in the download directory). Does that have pango integrated already? Does the R6 recommendation still stand?
-- David N4DJS
On Saturday, March 1, 2014 11:24 PM, Dave Nathanson <KG6ZJO at nathanson.org> wrote:
Hi Dave Ritchie,
Did you already install the Python thingie too?
If CHIRP won’t launch & won't run, you may have neglected to install the Python runtime. CHIRP needs that. Even though Mac OS X includes
Python built-in, the runtime has to be installed is because it includes
PyGTK and some other libraries that Chirp requires, in addition to
On Mar 1, 2014, at 4:05 PM, Milton Hywatt <mhywattt at yahoo.com> wrote:
I suppose you probably do have sufficient rights but this might be a users permissions issue.
>Have you used the disk utility to check for ACL and permissions issues? You can scan the disk
>first and see what it comes up with. I know I always get a couple errors where it said it found
>an ACL where it should be but that's gotta be a bug because if you fix it and scan again it will find it
>again. I first installed Chirp on 64 bit lion. It worked right away. Your log indicates it can't find
>the Pango config file and thusly any .png graphics that the particular radio neededs to display.
>Here is what I would do and it's not a recommendation. I'd see if there is a script to completely
>uninstall both the PyGTK packages and Chirp. Run a disk scan for ACL and directory permission.
>Fix any that are reported back. Then
reinstall the PyGTK packages from KK7DS and then Chirp
>Stable. I know that build runs I've run it clear through Mountain Lion to Mavericks.
> From: Dave Ritchie <deritchie at yahoo.com>
>To: Dave Ritchie <deritchie at yahoo.com>; Discussion of CHIRP <chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com>
>Sent: Saturday, March 1, 2014 3:10 PM
>Subject: Re: [chirp_users] missing 'pango' package with new chirp install Mac OS X 10.7.5
>Oh and BTW, I also tried installing the daily build after 0.3.1 didn't work
>(as indicated in the log...)
>On Saturday, March 1, 2014 3:03 PM, Dave Ritchie <deritchie at yahoo.com> wrote:
> tried installing stable MacOS package. This is a first time install on
>my MacBook , installed stable 0.3.1, died due to missing KK7DS python package. Installed that.
>Fails with the following message in debug.log:
>Registered Wouxun_KG-UVD1P = KGUVD1PRadio
>Registered Wouxun_KG-UV6 = KGUV6DRadio
>Registered Wouxun_KG-816 = KG816Radio
Wouxun_KG-818 = KG818Radio
>Icon /usr/share/pixmaps/chirp.png not found
>Initialized MacOS support
>/Users/dritchie/Downloads/chirp-daily-20140222.app/Contents/MacOS/../Resources/chirp/chirpw:146: PangoWarning: error opening config file '../Resources/etc/pango/pangorc': No such file or directory
>What now? I see that pango is a graphics package for doing font rendering in an platform agnostic way.. but before I go off and install that, I thought I should ask what the recommended way of doing this is. Macports, perhaps?
>73, Dave N4DJS
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