Coda File System

Re: Slackware Linux

From: LEE, Yui-wah <>
Date: Sat, 4 Sep 1999 10:08:12 +0800 (CST)
> Ok, everything seems to be working up to a point.  All the binarys will
> execute except the last one.
> uranus:~# createvol_rep codatest E0000100 /shit/vicepa 
> Servers are (uranus)
> /usr/local/sbin/createvol_rep: bc: command not found 
> HexGroupId is
> creating volume codatest.0 on uranus 
> V_BindToServer: binding to host 
> Usage:  volutil create_rep partition-path volumeName grpid [rw-volid]
> Failure to make volume on uranus!. Abort..   
> That's what I get on the last command before starting the client..I don't
> know what bc is that it's looking for though..:)

'bc' is an arbitrary precision calculator language.  On my machine,
(redhat linux 5.1) it is in /usr/bin/bc, and comes with the RPM
with the same name.

[clement_at_localhost clement]$ rpm -qi bc
Name        : bc                          Distribution: Manhattan 
Version     : 1.04                              Vendor: Red Hat Software
Release     : 5                             Build Date: Fri Apr 24 13:39:39 1998
Install date: Sat Oct 10 18:24:40 1998   Build Host:
Group       : Applications/Math             Source RPM: bc-1.04-5.src.rpm
Size        : 128442
Packager    : Red Hat Software <>
Summary     : GNU bc
Description :
bc is a text mode calculator of sorts.  It has many extended
features such as base translation.  It can also accept input
from stdin and return output. dc is the RPN version.

-- Clement 
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Received on 1999-09-03 22:08:44