[greenstone-users] Re: [greenstone-devel] Greenstone-2.82-win32

From Anupama of Greenstone Team
DateThu Jul 30 12:20:09 2009
Subject [greenstone-users] Re: [greenstone-devel] Greenstone-2.82-win32
In-Reply-To (3e044f6f0907290329xaef06cen85f7a8f022abf928-mail-gmail-com)
Hello ntsepag,

I just searched on: Vista "is not a valid Win32 application"
and it seems that this is a problem introduced by Vista's Service Pack 1
(SP1) and affects even some of Microsoft's own products like its Office

Please see the discussion and suggestions at


nqawang tsepag wrote:
> Dear Anupama,
> I am still having same problem even trying several time to install ..
> Message is always there telling Greenstone-2.82.exe is not a valid
> Win32 application.
> Can you please contact your expect and let me find solution. t
> hanking you
> looking toward to hearing you soon.
> ntsepag
> On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 12:16 PM, Anupama of Greenstone Team
> <greenstone_team@cs.waikato.ac.nz
> <mailto:greenstone_team@cs.waikato.ac.nz>> wrote:
> Hi nqawang,
> I'm not familiar with the error message you are encountering.
> However, I do know that on Windows Vista, you need to try installing
> Greenstone in a location other than C:Program Files.
> Therefore, try installing it into your account under C:Users.
> If that doesn't work, perhaps your download was incomplete. In your
> position, I would try downloading it again and then go through the
> installation once more, making sure to install it somewhere like in
> C:Users.
> Regards,
> Anupama
> nqawang tsepag wrote:
> Dear greenstone I have been trying to install
> Greenstone-2.82-win32 in PC but it is not working... dialog box
> appears with a message - "Greenstone -2.82-sin 32. exe is not a
> valid win32 application". Can you help me how to do it. My pc is
> window vista OS
> with best regard
> ntsepag
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