cause of this problem is improperly uninstalling the exported collections: some
information may be left over in the Windows Registry.
resolution to this problem is to remove the information from the Windows Registry.
into REGEDIT (START, RUN, REGEDIT)
for everything that refers to c:gsdl and delete it.
careful, because you don't want to damage existing programs. But this is the
only way to get back to a clean envirionment so you can do the install properly.
And then be sure that you always UNINSTALL and not just delete folders
I have two
collections that I want to export to CD-ROM. When I use the Export Collection
- The first
collection exports correctly. Using its setup.exe, it exports the greenstone
software to C:GSDL and then offers to export the
collection under that.
- The second
collection also seems to export correctly. However, using its setup.exe, it
does not try to export the greenstone software. Instead, it immediately goes to the second dialog box, asking about installing the
collection. And it wants to put that collection in a folder called
whether or not I have the first collection installed.
I am running
Greenstone 2.39 (Local Server version) on a Windows XP Professional