CTM4XAS error messages

Frequent Error Messages

Error 1: If you choose a filename with a space or with a special character, this gives:
Ground state has symmetry , energy = 1797693134862315700000000000000000000000000....
Didn't understand input file option
Failure to create spectrum
??? Attempted to access r_conv(:,1); index out of bounds because size(r_conv)=[0,0].
Error in ==> ctm4xas502>plot_spectrum at 1160
Error in ==> ctm4xas502>plot_spec_Callback at 1128
Error in ==> ctm4xas502>calc_spec_Callback at 195
Error in ==> gui_mainfcn at 96
Error in ==> ctm4xas502 at 17
Solution: Choose a filename with only letters and numbers

Error 2: If the cowan directory with its subdirectories is not in c:cowan, this gives:
normal end rcn31
 TRY TO READ TAPE2
ans =   4
forrtl: severe (29): file not found, unit 72, file c:\cowan\inputs\FTN72
Image              PC        Routine            Line        Source
rcg9.exe           0045CD89  Unknown               Unknown  Unknown
Solution: Move the cowan directory to c:cowan

Error 3: can not find mclmcrrt77.dll.
Solution: Install  Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable Package (x86)
http://www.microsoft.com/Downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=32bc1bee-a3f9-4c13-9c99-220b62a191ee&displaylang=en

 

 

 

If you experience difficulties with running the program, contact us at f.m.f.degroot@uu.nl

 

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