yap (yet another prolog ) ubuntu package
Kjetil brinchmann Halvorsen
kjetil1001 at gmail.com
Tue Oct 5 18:14:36 UTC 2010
On Tue, Oct 5, 2010 at 14:05, Knight <knightotp at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, 2010-10-05 at 13:06 -0400, Kjetil brinchmann Halvorsen wrote:
>> Well, the question is maybe more general. There seems to be something
>> I do not understand
>> about the ubuntu packaging system.
>> I installed (using synaptic) the package
>> yap 5.1.3-4 The YAP-yet another prolog system.
>> Writing at the command line I get
>> kjetil at kjetil-laptop:~$ yap
>> % Restoring file /usr/lib/Yap/startup
>> YAP version Yap-5.1.3
>> but the command
>> find /usr/bin yap
>> find: `yap': No such file or directory
>> although synaptic --- propoerties --- installed files
>> have /usr/bin/yap
>> I do not understand this! Where is yap?
>> (I need this to tell emacs where it is)
> I would recommend the following:
> which yap
> whereis yap
> Find will do, but these are made for this kind of work.
> What I meant:
> If yap was in /usr/bin you didn't have too look it up with "find" IMHO.
Thanks, I did'nt know about whereis!
Another mystery: Opening /usr/bin in nautilus, I dont find yap, but
yes, it is there.
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