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(RESOLVED) No WPS executables: /bin/csh: bad interpreter: No such file or directory

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I have successfully compiled WRFV4.0 on my uni's HPC. However the WPS compilation doesn't generate any executables, neither does it generate any error. After the command ./compile >& log.compile basically nothing happens. And ls -ls *.exe generates an error: ls: cannot access *.exe: No such file or directory

I am using linux for the first time so simple explanations would be really appreciated. Thanks.
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I see that your error is:
-bash: ./compile: /bin/csh: bad interpreter: No such file or directory
The WPS compile script has the heading
#!/bin/csh -f
meaning that you need csh installed, and you likely don't have that installed. Try something like:
sudo apt-get install csh
You may need to talk to your systems administrator at your institution to get the correct command if that doesn't work.