Yes, In fact, even moving a saved workspace from one mac to another mac can break, if the versions of GAP or any package are different, or if the operating system version is different.
Chris > On 12 Oct 2016, at 23:34, Will Chen <oxei...@gmail.com> wrote: > > So, I've got a weird situation. My mac is is rather slow, but I carry it > everywhere. I have a much faster windows PC, but it's a desktop I keep at > home. > > I'd like to be able to do some computations on my windows PC, save the > workspace, and use it on my mac. > > The first time I tried this (all using the latest version of GAP), it seems > my windows install was 32 bit (even though the PC itself has a 64bit cpu), > whereas my mac install was 64bit, and hence gap complained. > > Next, I installed the 64bit "experimental" version of GAP on my windows PC, > saved a workspace, but upon trying to open it on my mac, I get the error: > > #W dlopen() error: > dlopen(/proc/cygdrive/C/gap4r8_x86_64/pkg/io-4.4.6/bin/x86_64-unknown-cygwin-gcc-default64/io.so, > 9): image not found > > Failed to load needed dynamic module > /proc/cygdrive/C/gap4r8_x86_64/pkg/io-4.4.6/bin/x86_64-unknown-cygwin-gcc-default64/io.so, > error code 1 > > Is this circumventable? or are the mac and PC versions fundamentally > incompatible? > > Thanks, > > - Will > > -- > > William Chen > Member > Institute for Advanced Study, > Princeton, NJ, 08540 > oxei...@gmail.com > _______________________________________________ > Forum mailing list > Forum@mail.gap-system.org > http://mail.gap-system.org/mailman/listinfo/forum _______________________________________________ Forum mailing list Forum@mail.gap-system.org http://mail.gap-system.org/mailman/listinfo/forum