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How to use cura.py form command line in Linux

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I am trying to use cura from command line

I can see that cura.py has the following options but running it I got the attached error log

can any one can help me to use cura form the command line?

Regards

Mario

 

"""Main Cura entry point. Parses arguments, and starts GUI or slicing process depending on the arguments."""parser = OptionParser(usage="usage: %prog [options] .stl")parser.add_option("-i", "--ini", action="store", type="string", dest="profileini",	help="Load settings from a profile ini file")parser.add_option("-p", "--profile", action="store", type="string", dest="profile",	help="Internal option, do not use!")parser.add_option("-s", "--slice", action="store_true", dest="slice",	help="Slice the given files instead of opening them in Cura")parser.add_option("-o", "--output", action="store", type="string", dest="output",	help="path to write sliced file to")parser.add_option("--serialCommunication", action="store", type="string", dest="serialCommunication",	help="Start commandline serial monitor")

 

 

:/usr/share/cura/Cura/util$ cura -s -i ABS_high-quality_Mini_single-extruder-v2_0.5noz_cura.ini -o out.gcode stl/Barracks.stl

load preferences from /home/mchc/.cura/18.03/preferences.ini

Listening for engine communications on 49674

Traceback (most recent call last):

File "/usr/share/cura/cura.py", line 34, in

cura.main()

File "/usr/share/cura/Cura/cura.py", line 62, in main

for m in meshLoader.loadMeshes(args[0]):

File "/usr/share/cura/Cura/util/meshLoader.py", line 32, in loadMeshes

return stl.loadScene(filename)

File "/usr/share/cura/Cura/util/meshLoaders/stl.py", line 54, in loadScene

f = open(filename, "rb")

IOError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: 'stl/Barracks.stl'

mchc@mchc:/usr/share/cura/Cura/util$ python cura.py -s -i ABS_high-quality_Mini_single-extruder-v2_0.5noz_cura.ini -o out.gcode stl/Barracks.stl

python: can't open file 'cura.py': [Errno 2] No such file or directory

mchc@mchc:/usr/share/cura/Cura/util$ python ../cura.py -s -i ABS_high-quality_Mini_single-extruder-v2_0.5noz_cura.ini -o out.gcode stl/Barracks.stl

Traceback (most recent call last):

File "../cura.py", line 13, in

from Cura.util import profile

ImportError: No module named Cura.util

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