Thanks for the thoughts. Indeed, despite my my ignorance
of the language I can't see how spider/ gets created.
Think I will create it and try again!
--- In Raspberry_Pi_4-Ham_RADIO@...,
"John Wiseman" wrote:
> I used it a while ago, but I cant remember if I
adapted it at all.
> The message suggests that /spider doesnt exist, which
suggests that either
> ln -s ~sysop/spider /spider failed, or there isn't a
spider folder under
> user sysop's home directory.
> Actually, I cant see where in the instructions the
spider folder is created
> - but I may be missing it!
> 73, John
> From: Raspberry_Pi_4-Ham_RADIO@...
On Behalf Of g3pjd
> Sent: 07 February 2013 16:50
> To: Raspberry_Pi_4-Ham_RADIO@...
> Subject: [Raspberry_Pi_4-Ham_RADIO] DXSpider on the
> Has anybody tried Bill, N6WS' procedure for
installing DX Spider on Raspi? I
> have had two attempts, the second one after
re-formatting and re imaging my
> SD, but both attempts failed at "CP -a
/home/sysop/spider.new/ /spider" (my
> quote marks) with the error message 'cannot overwrite
> with directory /home/sysop/spider.new/'
> I am running 2012-12-16 Raspbian Wheezy on a 4GB SDHC
and a Pi model B.
> As I am new to Debian I am somewhat at a loss
(English understatement for
> Any help appreciated