Re: htdig: "Unexpected file type" when running htmerge

Michael Tibor (
Fri, 18 Sep 1998 12:41:01 -0800 (AKDT)

On Fri, 18 Sep 1998, Geoff Hutchison wrote:

> At 11:34 PM -0400 9/17/98, Michael Tibor wrote:
> >I just installed htdig-3.1.0b1 on my Red Hat 4.2 Linux system, and
> >when I do a rundig I get the following:
> This means there was a problem with the database format. Try removing your
> old databases and rerunning htdig.

Hmmm... the thing is though, that this is the first time I've run
htdig. If I do a 'rm -rf /usr/local/htdig/db ; mkdir
/usr/local/htdig/db ; rundig' I get the same errors.


Mike Tibor         Univ. of Alaska Anchorage    (907) 786-1001 voice
LAN Technician     Consortium Library             (907) 786-6050 fax
Finger for PGP public key

---------------------------------------------------------------------- To unsubscribe from the htdig mailing list, send a message to containing the single word "unsubscribe" in the body of the message.

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.0b3 on Sat Jan 02 1999 - 16:27:49 PST