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

From Michael Dewsnip
DateThu, 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* <kjdon@cs.waikato.ac.nz
> <mailto:kjdon@cs.waikato.ac.nz>> 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
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
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