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I compiled Grass7 on Ubuntu 12.10, with liblas in order to run and I now want to import .las data; the option in file -> import raster data -> LAS LIDAR points import is given and enabled, but when I select it nothing happens. Any idea where the bug could be?

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Please check the console for error messages and post them here (bu editing your posting). – markusN Mar 25 '13 at 14:06
Seems to be a problem with liblas: Unable to fetch interface description for command ''. Details: error while loading shared libraries: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory – Peter Mar 25 '13 at 14:37
Addition: running lasinfo from terminal works – Peter Mar 25 '13 at 15:02
up vote 2 down vote accepted

Problem solved. Did a "make clean" (that is what I omitted before), then again $ "-g -Wall" ./configure --with-liblas=/usr/local/bin/liblas-config, followed by make and sudo make install. Works now!

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Excellent (note that "male distclean" is better to really clean up stuff). Please accept your answer to close the issue here. – markusN Mar 26 '13 at 6:57

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