|Date||Wed, 23 Apr 2003 10:20:49 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject||Re: [greenstone-users] Solaris 8 install & mkcol problems|
|> Laura Sheble wrote:
>> 1a. Though the demo collection and administrative options appear on
>> our site at gsdl/cgi-bin/library, the demo collection appears to be
>> empty. Searches retrieve no results & there are no options to browse.
>> The option to "Search for _stx_ for ..." is available.
>> warning: gdbm database
>> "/opt/local/gsdl/collect/demo/index/text/demo.bdb" does not exist
> This sounds like the collection has not been successfully built.
> _stx_ and _dtx_ etc are the default names for the section text and
> document text indexes, but if the collection is built these names are
> overridden with more sensible names, such as "sections" and "documents".
> The gdbm file must exist for a collection to be successfully built.
> Greenstone distributes the "demo" collection unbuilt.
This looks exactly like a problem I frequently have.
Did you build the demo collection yourself, or get it pre-built with the
If you have a big-endian system (e.g. PPC) then Greenstone will look in
(Note that in each case, the file is a GDBM file, not a Berkeley DB file