Re: [greenstone-users] gli-applet

From Arthur R. Belanger
DateTue, 18 Sep 2007 12:01:39 -0400
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] gli-applet
In-Reply-To (deb74ac70709180839p3762bdcob2ca24560f35606e-mail-gmail-com)
I have the very same problem with the gli-applet; the gli client works but the
applet has the file and edit menus grayed out.

Gary Crook wrote:
> I am working on installing Greenstone 2.74 and customizing the user
> interface for my senior capstone project. I have Greenstone running on a
> server that is running RedHat Enterprise Linux 4. Everything seems to
> work except the gli-applet. The applet loads, I am able to launch the
> Greenstone Librarian Interface and enter my user name and password into
> the dialog box. That seems to authenticate okay. None of the buttons on
> the GLI interface are active except the help button and the Gatherer, I
> am able to navigate the entire help system and the Workspace. The three
> window controls are also active. The File menu and Edit menu are
> inactive. I have installed the gli-client on another computer and that
> can access Greenstone running on the server and create new collections.
> I am in the all-collections-editor and administrator groups. The only
> permissions that I have changed is to set collect to 777 and tmp to 777,
> but if the GLI client works then I assume permissions are not the problem.
> I have installed, uninstalled, and re-installed Greenstone many times
> now on both Linux and W2k. It takes me about 15-20 minutes start to
> finish, but I can't get passed this point.
> Why are the controls on the gli applet inactive? Have I overlooked
> something in the documentation?
> Thank you for your help,
> Gary Crook
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Arthur Belanger
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ITS Academic Media & Technology
Yale University
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