Re: [htdig] db.words.gdbm

Geoff Hutchison (
Thu, 25 Feb 1999 17:57:20 -0500 (EST)

On Thu, 25 Feb 1999, Mulaosmanovic,Jasmina wrote:

> "Unable to read word database file '/opt/www/htdig/db/db.words.gdbm'
> Did you run htmerge?"

This is most like an old (pre 3.1.0 series) version of htsearch in your
CGI directory.

> This file does not exist in that directory, and I'm not sure that it needs
> to exist.

This would be a word database from 3.0.8b2 and earlier.

> "htmerge: Unable to open word list file '/opt/www/htdig/db/'
> "

htmerge -a expects that you've run htdig -a. So it assumes the files have
.work extensions.

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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