Show Posts

This section allows you to view all posts made by this member. Note that you can only see posts made in areas you currently have access to.


Messages - saikrish

Pages: [1]
1
Bugs and Issues / Re: EA Trial on MacOS / wine / Core Dump!
« on: December 06, 2017, 12:09:04 pm »
Thanks for the suggestion on parallels, that I need to review. Also, I wonder why not Sparx System directly support MacOS? Why do I have to beat around the bush if EA Mac version is available?

2
Bugs and Issues / Re: EA Trial on MacOS / wine / Core Dump!
« on: December 05, 2017, 06:56:32 am »
OK.. here is an update for all those interested. I was able to get past the font errors by using my wineprefix to win32. Now, that clearly tells me that EA has issues with win64.

There are other dragging issues for me to use EA on MacOS. The fonts. I did install per suggested fonts using winetricks corefonts. The fonts and appearance is pathetic and extremely unpleasant for me even suggest that I did a fair trial and present my findings to colleagues. I don't want them to laugh at me on fonts setup.

Is there a way that I can get to view (la WYSIWIG as is in MS Windows version) fonts clear and crips? We are nearing 2020 right in two years.. I should not be fighting like this. Apologies for being frustrated on evaluation.

3
Bugs and Issues / Re: EA Trial on MacOS / wine / Core Dump!
« on: November 22, 2017, 12:53:00 pm »
support@sparxsystem.com has become comfortably numb to my request. I am surprised by their claim of reputation. Perhaps they will support only those who have already purchased the product and not those on seeking to buy. Very disheartening to me as I supported EA for my org use, and no response to having acknowledge the issue.




4
Bugs and Issues / Re: EA Trial on MacOS / wine / Core Dump!
« on: November 09, 2017, 11:02:33 am »
I have been asked to provide EA Trial. Now if I have to buy Parallels I have to seek separate request to my boss.
He would then try to calculate combined cost into EA uses, and consider (most likely competitor) Avolution ABACUS if they have a Mac OS version. I don't have time to do too many exercise with EA evaluation.

Apologies.. but I think EA must fix this problem.

5
Bugs and Issues / EA Trial on MacOS / wine / Core Dump!
« on: November 09, 2017, 10:53:06 am »
Ref: https://gist.github.com/kristopherjohnson/20230ca2538ab5e7d09d

I have also sent multiple emails to Sparx Support <support@sparxsystems.com>.

What I did:
wine .wine/drive_c/Program\ Files\ \(x86\)/Sparx\ Systems/EA\ Trial/EA.exe
Open Ultimate version on Trial
Open EAExample Project that comes with EA
Double Click on Getting Started>Basic Modeling Package
double click on Structural Diagrams>Package Diagrams
Repeated (3-4 times) popup of createOneFont and getNewFont2 errors
accept OK for every error
And after that you get the crash dialog anytime - can't really predict.

Pretty much, one can't do anything on EA Trial version to evaluate on MacOS.

Pages: [1]