Re: [greenstone-devel] MGPP (2.71 build problem)

From jens wille
DateFri, 19 Jan 2007 07:55:45 +0100
Subject Re: [greenstone-devel] MGPP (2.71 build problem)
In-Reply-To (45B03F83-9060603-cs-waikato-ac-nz)
hi michael!

Michael Dewsnip [19.01.2007 04:48]:
> Thanks for letting us know. Unfortunately, we haven't been able
> to reproduce the "bit buffer overrun" problem here, on either
> Linux or Windows, or with either your collection or the demo
> collection.
that's a pity! and raises the question what might have introduced
this issue... either on greenstone or OS side.

> Debugging a nasty problem like this is pretty much impossible if
> we can't make the problem happen here.
i can absolutely understand that!

> Do you have access to Microsoft Visual Studio? If so, you could
> try recompiling MGPP with some debug statements that might help
> locate the problem.
uh, dunno... it's the client's machine and i don't know if we can
install it. what about some kind of GNU make? (i'm obviously not
quite familiar with windoze in this respect ;-)

> Or, do you have VPN access to your machine?
i can access it by remote desktop connection.

cheers
jens