## Re: [greenstone-devel] The old index files cannot be

 From Michael Dewsnip Date Thu, 15 Jun 2006 15:48:28 +1200 Subject Re: [greenstone-devel] The old index files cannot be In-Reply-To (f7e0cbc10606022010p6eb3ec13mf70284f1cbcf3f2-mail-gmail-com) Hi, Please check that the "C:\Program Files\Greenstone\collect\trial\etc" folder exists and it doesn't contain a "fail.log" file that is read-only. Regards, Michael shaheen shah wrote: > Hi again, > > This is the Error message i get after I deleted the Index Directory > and "Completely Build" the Files: > > u > Command: C:\Program Files\Greenstone\bin\windows\perl\bin\Perl.exe -S > C:\Program Files\Greenstone\bin\script\import.pl -gli -language en > -collectdir C:\Program Files\Greenstone\collect trial > import.pl> ERROR: Couldn't open fail log C:\Program > Files\Greenstone\collect\trial\etc\fail.log > import.pl> Died at C:\Program Files\Greenstone\bin\script\import.pl > line 283. > import.pl> Command failed. > > Appreciate any help... > > Thx and Regards, > Shaheen > > > > On 5/29/06, *Katherine Don* > wrote: > > Hi > > If you get the index can not be deleted message, its due to GLI not > being able to delete the index directory, because something has locked > the files. If you think its not locked, then you can manually > delete the > index directory (greenstone\collect\collname\index), and rebuild. > > When trying the incremental version, try changing modes to expert and > rebuilding - does the output tell you what's gone wrong? > > Regards, > Katherine > > > shaheen shah wrote: > > Hi Folks, > > > > I need help... :) > > > > Well, I get this message when selecting the "Complete Build"...... > > > > "This collection cannot be rebuilt because the old index files > cannot be > > deleted. Please make sure that Greenstone or some other program > is not > > using > > these files and try again." > > > > I had searched in the Mailing Archives List for the answer : > Well, its > > Not due to the Locking of files....... > > > > I also get the "an error has occured that has prevented the > collection > > to get previewed" when trying the "Increment " option.. > > > > any clues.. > > > > appreciate all the help.. > > > > thx and regards.. > > > > Shaheen > > Blore > > > > > > > > > > > > > ------------------------------------------------------------------------ > > > > _______________________________________________ > > greenstone-devel mailing list > > greenstone-devel@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz > > > > https://list.scms.waikato.ac.nz/mailman/listinfo/greenstone-devel > > > >------------------------------------------------------------------------ > >_______________________________________________ >greenstone-devel mailing list >greenstone-devel@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz >https://list.scms.waikato.ac.nz/mailman/listinfo/greenstone-devel > >