Re: [greenstone-devel] GS 2.70 Mac OSX GLI will not create a new collection

From Katherine Don
DateThu, 04 May 2006 11:12:03 +1200
Subject Re: [greenstone-devel] GS 2.70 Mac OSX GLI will not create a new collection
In-Reply-To (595b9ab20605022138n68bfeacdo9a2ee0c182b522d9-mail-gmail-com)
Have either of you tried recompiling the GLI before running it?
(use makegli.sh in greenstone/gli directory)

Stephen DeGabrielle wrote:
> Here are my specs and the java messages displayted when I hit
> 'File->New' in the gli below.
>
> Java details:
> stephen:~ spdegabrielle$ java -version
> java version "1.5.0_06"
> Java(TM) 2 Runtime Environment, Standard Edition (build 1.5.0_06-112)
> Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM (build 1.5.0_06-64, mixed mode, sharing)
> NOTE: A recent system update made 1.5 the default JVM- I believe 1.4
> is still on the machine - but would have to be specified.
>
> System Version: Mac OS X 10.4.6 (8I127)
> CPU Type: PowerPC G5 (3.0)
>
> ---start--
>
> java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException
> at java.awt.EventQueue.invokeAndWait(EventQueue.java:851)
> at
> javax.swing.SwingUtilities.invokeAndWait(SwingUtilities.java:1257)
> at
> org.greenstone.gatherer.gui.ModalDialog.setVisible(ModalDialog.java:180)
> at
> org.greenstone.gatherer.gui.NewCollectionDetailsPrompt.<init>(NewCollectionDetailsPrompt.java:202)
>
> at
> org.greenstone.gatherer.gui.GUIManager$NewCollectionTask.run(GUIManager.java:737)
>
> Caused by: java.lang.NullPointerException
> at
> org.greenstone.gatherer.gui.NewCollectionDetailsPrompt.getName(NewCollectionDetailsPrompt.java:224)
>
> at apple.awt.CWindow.initPeer(CWindow.java:87)
> at apple.awt.ComponentModel.initPeer(ComponentModel.java:72)
> at apple.awt.ContainerModel.initPeer(ContainerModel.java:37)
> at apple.awt.CWindow.initPeer(CWindow.java:54)
> at apple.awt.CFrame.create(CFrame.java:40)
> at apple.awt.CToolkit.createDialog(CToolkit.java:501)
> at java.awt.Dialog.addNotify(Dialog.java:374)
> at java.awt.Dialog.conditionalShow(Dialog.java:441)
> at java.awt.Dialog.show(Dialog.java:486)
> at java.awt.Component.show(Component.java:1300)
> at java.awt.Component.setVisible(Component.java:1253)
> at
> org.greenstone.gatherer.gui.ModalDialog.setVisible(ModalDialog.java:148)
> at
> org.greenstone.gatherer.gui.ModalDialog$MakeDialogVisibleTask.run(ModalDialog.java:198)
>
> at java.awt.event.InvocationEvent.dispatch(InvocationEvent.java:199)
> at java.awt.EventQueue.dispatchEvent(EventQueue.java:461)
> at
> java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpOneEventForHierarchy(EventDispatchThread.java:269)
>
> at
> java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEventsForHierarchy(EventDispatchThread.java:190)
>
> at
> java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEvents(EventDispatchThread.java:184)
> at
> java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEvents(EventDispatchThread.java:176)
> at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.run(EventDispatchThread.java:110)
>
> ----
>
>
> On 5/3/06, Michael Dewsnip <mdewsnip&#64;cs.waikato.ac.nz> wrote:
>
>> Hi Beth,
>>
>> Yes please, copying the Java error and sending it to us would help a lot
>> (we've been unable to reproduce the problem here).
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Michael
>>
>>
>>
>> Beth Nicol wrote:
>>
>> > I checked the messages coming out of the java app and I see a failure
>> > due to a null pointer. I'm not very good with java messages, but that
>> > seems to indicate that it is the error.
>> >
>> > Would it help to send the messages generated while the applet runs?
>> >
>> > Stephen DeGabrielle wrote:
>> >
>> >> Hi Bev,
>> >>
>> >> I get the same problem
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> Regards,
>> >>
>> >> Stephen
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> On 5/2/06, Beth Nicol <bethnicol@bellsouth.net> wrote:
>> >>
>> >>> I am running the GLI (local) on OS 10.4 (Tiger) and the gli seems
>> to be
>> >>> missing some functions: File->New to create a new collection, does
>> >>> nothing. Nada.
>> >>>
>> >>> I can work with already created collections.
>> >>>
>> >>> Is this a permissions problem? Do I need to rebuild the gli?
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>>
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>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> --
>> >>
>> >> --
>> >>
>> >> Stephen De Gabrielle
>> >>
>> >
>> >
>>
>>
>
>
> --
>
> --
>
> Stephen De Gabrielle
>
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