Fwd: [greenstone-users] Out of Memory Error

From John Rowe
DateWed, 19 Oct 2005 10:28:26 +1300
Subject Fwd: [greenstone-users] Out of Memory Error
In-Reply-To (00a501c5d427$7ed309a0$6600a8c0-DHRWZP71)
What is contained in your metadata.xml? What filetypes are in
your collection? Is there any way you could build an equivalent
collection without using the metadata.xml? Have you experimented with
a custom import plugin?

Cheers,
John Rowe

DL Consulting
Greenstone Digital Library and Digitisation Specialists
contact@dlconsulting.co.nz
www.dlconsulting.co.nz


Begin forwarded message:

> From: "Nathan Einwechter" <nathan@inorb.com>
> Date: 19 October 2005 10:04:14 AM
> To: <greenstone-users@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz>
> Subject: RE: [greenstone-users] Out of Memory Error
>
>
> Does anyone know the maximum size I can have for a metadata.xml
> file for
> a given amount of ram etc.?
>
> -- Nathan
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: greenstone-users-bounces@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz
> [mailto:greenstone-users-bounces@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz] On Behalf Of
> John Rowe
> Sent: October 17, 2005 10:03 PM
> To: greenstone-users@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz
> Subject: Fwd: [greenstone-users] Out of Memory Error
>
> it seems that the Greenstone import process is simply not built
> to handle a metadata file that large. The easiest solution would be
> to split your import directory (and metadata.xml file) up into
> smaller directories under the main import directory. The filesystem
> should end up looking something like the following:
> import/
> import/001/metadata.xml
> import/001/file1
> import/001/file2
> import/001/.....
> import/001/file9
> import/002/metadata.xml
> import/002/file10
> import/002/file11
> import/002/...
> import/002/file19
> import/003/metadata.xml
> import/003/file20
> import/001/file21
> .............
>
> Hope this helps.
>
> Cheers,
> John Rowe
>
> DL Consulting
> Greenstone Digital Library and Digitisation Specialists
> contact@dlconsulting.co.nz
> www.dlconsulting.co.nz
>
>
>
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