[ECOS] problems installing ecos 2.0 beta

David N. Welton davidw@dedasys.com
Tue Mar 18 00:30:00 GMT 2003

"Larry Harmon" <harmon@hrdcorp.com> writes:

> I successfully downloaded the ecos-install.tcl file then tried to
> ececute " sh ecos-install.tcl /opt/ecos i386-elf " below is the
> output.

> Any ideas?
> [*** ecos-install.tcl error: bad option "is": must be compare, first, index,
> las
> t, length, match, range, tolower, toupper, trim, trimleft, trimright,
> wordend, o
> r wordstart
>     while executing
> "error "$msg""
>     (procedure "ecos_install::cli_fatal_error_handler" line 2)
>     invoked from within
> "$ecos_install::fatal_error_handler "$msg""
>     (procedure "ecos_install::fatal_error" line 2)
>     invoked from within
> "ecos_install::fatal_error "*** ecos-install.tcl error: $error_message""
>     (file "ecos-install.tcl" line 936)

Looks like you have an older Tcl. "string is" appears in later
versions - get 8.4, or at least 8.3, and I would presume that this
problem would go away.

David N. Welton
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