I also had problems with import.pl not importing on a Mandrak9 box. For
me, the problem is in the perl modules that come pre-compiled with
Greenstone. I found that compile the sources from scratch solves my
Without seeing the error messages import.pl generated, I can only guess
at the course of the problem, but it sounds very similar to the one I
Hope this helps.
"Azael Barrera, PhD" wrote:
> Our group just dowloaded greenstone and installed into Red Hat Linux
> just the default install. At first it seemed fine. But then
> we found two things:
> - there was no "Spanish" option in the browser language selection.
> - import.pl failed to import simple files (.doc, .jpg, etc) with the
> We are looking at the install, user and developer guides and cannot
> find an explanation or troubleshooting advise that helped resolve both
> Can anyone help our group on this. You may copy the responses to
> Thanks in advance.
> Azael Barrera, Ph.D.
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