Re: [greenstone-users] Problems exploding CDS/ISIS databases

From Michael Dewsnip
DateThu, 07 Sep 2006 15:22:35 +1200
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Problems exploding CDS/ISIS databases
In-Reply-To (6-2-3-4-2-20060901172804-04903808-10-250-1-3)
Hi Renate,

>> 4. Problems exploding CDS?ISIS for Windows databases (Lucia Phillip)
>> After experiencing problems moving large databases from CDS/ISIS to
>> Greenstone I downloaded the latest version of the software and
>> started again. I have noticed the following problems.
>> 1) When we tried to explode one of ISIS databases containing links
>> to<br> images, the error 'out of memory can not parse metadata.xml'
>> occurs. With the assistance of one of our I.T. consultants we have
>> realized that the size of the produced metadata file in the import
>> folder affects the successful execution of the next stage of the
>> import, which is to parse that file into individual XML files and
>> folders. For example, the failed metadata.xmlfile is 17,000 KB.
> I have the same problem with exploding a CDS/ISIS database of photos
> in JPG format. I limited it to 50 records but it still does not want
> to explode while another one with a similar structure worked fine.

Can you please send me (off-list) your CDS/ISIS database and I'll try it
here to see if I have the same problem.