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What were the errors you got from Eclipse?

On Mon, Mar 19, 2018 at 2:47 PM, Peter Gacs <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Here are a few remarks based on my initial use of MASON.
>
> 0. I installed MASON, it works, I wrote some extensions (elaborated some
> cellular automata examples based on tutorial1and2).
> But when I imported it to Eclipse using the instructions in
> https://cs.gmu.edu/~eclab/projects/mason/extensions/eclipse/, I got tons
> of
> error messages.  The console still appeared, but the example simulations,
> like
> ants, did not run, due to many errors.  I guess Eclipse tried to
> recompile and did not succeed; could it be a conflict with my other
> installation (in a different folder)?
>
> 1. Manual page 15: when buddies.clear() is first written in the example
> program, the class
> containing buddies has not been imported yet.
>
> 2. Manual page 19: When the running time is limited in the example run,
> not the -time
> option but the -until option is needed.
>
> 3. Correction to the mason.command: when creating the new CLASSPATH,
> the ORIGINAL_CLASSPATH should be put into quotes, otherwise when it
> contains a * with a meaning
> ``all jar files'', it will expanded and this will lead to a no match error
> in tcsh.
>
> 4. Correction to the TableLoader class: in the implementations of the
> flipY option there is a one-off error:
> Example:
> for(int j = 0; j < height/2; j++)
> {
>   int temp = vals[i][j];
>   vals[i][j] = vals[i][height-j-1]; // was + 1
>   vals[i][height-j-1] = temp;        // was + 1
> }
>