Re: [greenstone-users] GLI Applet - Collection cannot be opened

From Galvin Clancey
DateThu, 24 Aug 2006 12:03:27 -0700
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] GLI Applet - Collection cannot be opened
In-Reply-To (44ED29EA-5020209-cs-waikato-ac-nz)
Yes, I can access Greenstone using the web browsers of various computers. The gsdlhome entry in gsdlsite.cfg points to C:Program FilesGreenstone, which I assume is correct.

Galvin

On 8/23/06, Michael Dewsnip <mdewsnip@cs.waikato.ac.nz> wrote:
Hi Galvin,

Please check that the "gsdlhome" entry of the C:Program
FilesGreenstonecgi-bingsdlsite.cfg file (on the server) is correct.
Can you access Greenstone successfully from your web browser?

Regards,

Michael



Galvin Clancey wrote:

> I don't think I've made my problem very clear:
>
> I have installed the web server version on one computer (server) and
> have setup the GLI applet for off-site access. When I try to use the
> GLI applet to login to the server from any computer, I get the error I
> described. I just tried now to create a new collection using the GLI
> applet, and I got a similar error:
>
> An error has occurred on the remote Greenstone server while performing
> this operation:
> Collection <name> does not exist.
>
> Yes, the username on this computer is User1. I cannot find a .col file
> on the client computer, only on the server computer in the expected
> location (c:Program FilesGreenstone. . .).
>
> I have an existing collection on the server, and the only thing I want
> to do is remotely add/edit entries in that collection.
>
>
> Galvin
>
>
>
> On 8/21/06, * Katherine Don* <kjdon@cs.waikato.ac.nz
> <mailto:kjdon@cs.waikato.ac.nz >> wrote:
>
>     Hi Galvin
>
>     Now I have just reread the first sentence, and you are trying to
>     use the
>     applet version??
>     If you are using the applet or gli client then it will save locally
>     parts of the collection in C:Documents and
>     Settings<username>Application DataGreenstoneGLIcollect.
>
>     Try creating a new collection - does this work??
>     Is your username User1??
>     Maybe the gli is getting this wrong somehow.
>
>     Regards,
>     Katherine
>
>     Galvin Clancey wrote:
>     > I setup the GLI applet today, and everything was going smoothly
>     until it
>     > was completely installed. When I open the client-gli.bat file, the
>     > Librarian opens up properly. I tell it to open my collection (it
>     doesn't
>     > work with both my collection and the demo collection) and I get the
>     > following error:
>     >
>     > The collection at:
>     > C:Documents and SettingsUser1Application
>     > DataGreenstoneGLIcollectdemodemo.col
>     > cannot be opened.
>     >
>     > I'm not sure why the GLI is looking in the directory because it
>     doesn't
>     > exist. My collections are saved in the C:Program
>     > FilesGreenstonecollect directory, and I don't know what to do
>     about
>     > this. Even though it gives me an error, I still have read and write
>     > capabilities with the collection through the Gather tab, but I
>     cannot
>     > use the Enrich, Design, or Create tabs.
>     >
>     > Any help would be greatly appreciated.
>     >
>     > Galvin Clancey
>     >
>     >
>     >
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