[therion-users] Therion 0.2.13 Debian packages - testing needed

Wookey wookey at aleph1.co.uk
Thu Jul 3 16:28:59 CEST 2003

On Thu, Jul 03, 2003 at 03:47:44PM +0200, Stacho Mudrak wrote:
> >The thconfig file format shouldn't have changed - so is there something
> >something wrong with my compilation or is this version of therion broken?
> We're sorry - but this format really changed :((( Now the projection is 
> inserted via -proj[ection] switch, not as an argument of "export map|atlas" 
> command.

OK. I should have looked at the 'tests' files more carefully. I get it now.

> As far as we know - there are only two other people, that are playing with 
> therion now - one is you and the second is one Czech caver (and he started 
> with newer version). So we've considered this change not very serious. 
> There were also other changes in thconfig file format anyway...
> We're not lucky, when doing such a changes, but doing them later would be 
> much more painfull...

That's fine - I understand we're still at an early stage and changing things
will not affect many people. But I do need to know what the changes are so
a) I can make my stuff work and b) the Debian packages tell people what the
changes are. Did I miss a note somewhere, or another perl script that makes

I did read the Thbook and it seemed to still say that that the above
format was OK - maybe it's out of date and maybe I misunderstood but if I
can't work it out I don't think other users have much chance :-)

Did anything else important change?

I'll update the docs accordingly and upload 0.2.13-2 shortly.

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