RE: [greenstone-users] Installation problems

From Grimland, Courtney
DateTue, 30 May 2006 13:08:04 -0500
Subject RE: [greenstone-users] Installation problems
In-Reply-To (2BF615FBFB12BB47B6501D04376E657A0676EC75-MAILFS1-uta-edu)
Just to follow up, I already had GNU tar installed in /usr/sfw/bin, and
it worked just fine. Thanks for that suggestion. As to the second
issue, I had to change the #! line of Install.sh to use bash rather than
sh.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: greenstone-users-bounces@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz
> [mailto:greenstone-users-bounces@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz] On
> Behalf Of Grimland, Courtney
> Sent: Tuesday, May 30, 2006 11:57 AM
> To: greenstone-users@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz
> Subject: [greenstone-users] Installation problems
>
> I'm new to the list and new to Greenstone so I apologize if these are
> duplicated questions, but the archive only goes up to Feb 2006 and I
> didn't find anything relevant there.
>
> I've got two problems so far. First off, platform info:
> grimland@felix:~$ uname -a
> SunOS felix 5.9 Generic_118558-25 sun4u sparc SUNW,Sun-Blade-100
>
> No matter which (North American) mirror I use to download the 2.70
> version of the Unix distribution, or which download method I use
> (netscape, wget, etc.) I can't seem to get a tarball which untars
> cleanly:
> grimland@felix:~$ ls gs*
> gsdl-2.70-unix.tar
> grimland@felix:~$ tar -xvf gsdl-2.70-unix.tar
> x gsdl-2.70-unix, 0 bytes, 0 tape blocks
> x gsdl-2.70-unix/src, 0 bytes, 0 tape blocks
> x gsdl-2.70-unix/src/lib, 0 bytes, 0 tape blocks
> x gsdl-2.70-unix/src/lib/cfgread.cpp, 6204 bytes, 13 tape blocks
> x gsdl-2.70-unix/src/lib/text_t.cpp, 21222 bytes, 42 tape blocks
> ...<SNIP>...
> x gsdl-2.70-unix/gsdl/gli/src/org/greenstone/gatherer/WGet.java, 13124
> bytes, 26 tape blocks
> x gsdl-2.70-unix/gsdl/gli/src/org/greenstone/gatherer/collection, 0
> bytes, 0 tape blocks
> tar: directory checksum error
> grimland@felix:~$
>
> Well, the resulting directory tree is ~61M (of the ~91M of
> the tarball),
> so I go into the Unix directory and try to run the Install.sh just to
> see what happens:
> grimland@felix:~$ du -hs *
> 61M gsdl-2.70-unix
> 91M gsdl-2.70-unix.tar
> grimland@felix:~$ cd gsdl-2.70-unix/Unix/
> grimland@felix:~/gsdl-2.70-unix/Unix$ ./Install.sh
> Which version of Greenstone do you want installed:
> [E]nglish, (F)rench, (R)ussian or (S)panish?
> > E
> ./Install.sh: test: unknown operator ==
> grimland@felix:~/gsdl-2.70-unix/Unix$
>
>
>
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>
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