[ic] Error when trying to add new item
Wed, 18 Oct 2000 08:37:48 -0400
Quoting Ray Collett (firstname.lastname@example.org):
> I just installed Interchange 4.5.7, and after stumbling through several
> install related errors that I was able to resolve, it appears to be
> working. I installed the "Construct Something" demo, and I've been able to
> do anything with the demo that I can think of, except one thing. I can't
> add new items.
> I keep getting an "Internal Server Error" that says: "The server
> encountered an internal error or misconfiguration and was unable to
> complete your request." After checking my error log, I found this line:
> 192.168.0.11 rwDkwQzo:192.168.0.11 - [17/October/2000:20:29:04 -0700]
> construct /cgi-bin-443/construct/admin/item_edit Runtime error: Can't
> create /.autonumber: Permission denied at
> /usr/local/interchange/lib/Vend/Interpolate.pm line 2039
> I have searched high and low and I can't figure out what "/.autonumber"
> is, where it's trying to be created, and what line 2039 in "Interpolate.pm"
> has anything to do with it. The line number is the sixth line in the "sub
> tag_counter" routine.
> What can I do to fix this? I have group permissions turned on, so the
> INTERCH user and the CONSTRUCT user can share files. I'm guessing that
> it's trying to create this file on the root of the file system, but I don't
> know for sure, and I'm totally lost.
Hmm. Apparently you have not got the right catalog_before.cfg file in the
Interchange root. We should tolerate that -- thanks for finding the
Add these lines to INTERCHANGE_ROOT/catalog_before.cfg:
Variable UI_PRODUCT_DIR products
Variable UI_PRODUCT_TABLE products
The only way I can thing that this happened is mixing a CVS update
with something else.....
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