[Gtkradiant] running radiant from svn checkouts

Jamie Wilkinson jaq at spacepants.org
Sun Oct 10 19:05:52 CDT 2004

This one time, at band camp, SmallPileofGibs wrote:
>> So gtkradiant builds, and I run build/debug/radiant.ppc from the top of the
>> source checkout, but dies immediately with a trace trap.  Running in gdb
>> shows that an error dialog may have been shown, but alas the trap prevents
>> one from seeing that dialog.
>> The error message is "Didn't find any valid game file descriptions,
>> aborting", and after reading just about every document in the source, and
>> everything I could find on the qeradiant website, I'm still stuck here.
>> I assume that the gamepacks also in the repository have something to do with
>> this -- at least there's some fairly strong hints about it on the site.
>> Where do these gamepacks need to be installed to for radiant to find them?
>> If i'm missing some crucial document, please point me to it :-)
>That would be docs/developer/README =).
>The linux 'running:' section says to copy some files from Q3Pack into
>thhe /install dir - those files are the game-description for q3.

Aaah, awesome, thanks!

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