[Mailman-Users] htdig integration broken after upgrade

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Sun Sep 11 21:00:21 CEST 2005

Odhiambo Washington wrote:
>I recently upgraded a 2.1.3 install to 2.1.5 (along with
>htdig-2.1.5-0.1.patch and indexing-2.1.5-0.1.patch) and now
>htdig/archive searches are failing for the following error:
>After the fixes, and after running the nightly_htdig script again as
>the mailman user, searching the archives now gives a different error:
>ht://Dig error
>Unable to read document index file
>Did you run htmerge?
>..and in the ~mailman/logs/error, I see this now:
>Sep 11 16:42:57 2005 (23110) htsearch for list: theteam, existatus: 1
>At this point, I am surely an my /etc (end of thinking capaity) on this
>problem. It's shifted goalpoasts ;)

It looks like you may have either a permissions issue or maybe an
incorrect value for HTDIG_CONF_LINK_DIR. See the Permissions
Considerations and Local htdig Configuration sections in

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