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Old 26-02-2016, 02:46   #1
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No background chart

I have downloaded the OpenCPN source code and successfully modified it to my needs.

However, from the beginning OpenCPN never showed the background chart.
Where did I go wrong?
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Old 26-02-2016, 02:56   #2
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Re: No background chart

You need the gshhs data installed.
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Re: No background chart

I have tried putting the gshhs data in the following places:
./data
./data/gshhs
./gshhs

and also in my chart folder

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Re: No background chart

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You need to read Modularized Packaging | Official OpenCPN Homepage

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Re: No background chart

thank you so very much.
it took some time for me to figure out what all of the given information really meant, but I finally did it.

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