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troubles in indexing EMBL 51 (ORIG FORMAT)

Ewoud Smit esmit at sci.kun.nl
Mon Oct 20 03:21:31 EST 1997


server srswww wrote:

>  We are trying to index EMBL 51 in SRS5
>
> I selected (commenting and outcommenting lines) ORIG FORMAT in embl.i
> and
> embl.is. I inserted est8, est9, est10 and est11 in embl.is
>
> but we had troubles:
>
> est8.dat:6565666: error: syntax error, production
> `authors' :
>
> |vage A.R., Fields C. and Venter J.C. |
>
> .....................................^
>

That "and" is not supported in the embl syntax author fields should end
with ';'and authors should be separated by ',' so it looks like your
est8.dat file has the
wrong syntax.

>   no match with |^[,;]|
>
> (a lot of time!)
>
> and later we had:
>
> error: file could not be opened,
> "/export/home/srswww/srs/index/embl_id_8.inx"
>

This is probably a propagated error caused by the one above, should not
be herewhen above problem is solved, if it remains it's most likely due
to unix file modes
being set to read-only.

> for all indexes
>
>
> Can someone help us? Where's the problem?
>
> Thank you very much for your collaboration
>
>
> Nicola Cannata
> CRIBI, University of Padova, Italy
>

 Regards, Ewoud Smit

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