[FWTools] openev failure

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Mon Oct 5 11:48:00 EST 2009

Yasha Karant wrote:
> When opening a jpeg2000 (.jp2) file on Centos 5.3 current (RHEL 5.3) 
> current, IA-32,
> using openev (that is jp2 compatible)
> I get the message:
> /var/local/FWTools-2.0.6/bin/openev: line 25: 14274 Segmentation 
> fault      ${OPENEV_HOME}/bin/python ${OPENEV_HOME}/pymod/openev.py "$@"
> I have run install.sh as root and as myself
> I have done source /var/local/FWTools-2.0.6/fwtools_env.sh from my shell 
> (bash)
> /var/local/FWTools-2.0.6 is where I have unpacked the tar.gz 
> distribution.


Could you try adding the -h switch?

   openev -h your.jp2

This forces use of local system opengl instead of the distributed software
opengl and fixes some compatability problems that result in crashes after
loading the first image.

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