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From Karl Wright <>
Subject Re: Missing define subdirectory
Date Fri, 22 Apr 2011 09:44:31 GMT
I've updated the site to clarify all of this further for the
multiprocess deployment.  CONNECTORS-185 is the ticket.  The public
site should update in a few hours too.


On Fri, Apr 22, 2011 at 4:50 AM, Karl Wright <> wrote:
> The define directories are only built when there is something in them.
>  As of some time ago, there are no existing connectors that require
> them any longer, but the build scripts and run scripts still handle
> them if they exist.
> ManifoldCF does not only consist of a set of web applications, but
> also the agents process.  It sounds like you did not start the agents
> process, which is why nothing seems to be working for you.  How to do
> this in a multi-process setup is all described fully in
> It sounds like you should be starting here:
> In the multiprocess setup, be careful to not skip the setup of a
> synchronization directory.
> Please let me know whether this helps.
> Karl
> On Thu, Apr 21, 2011 at 10:48 PM, Mark Moloney <> wrote:
>> The define subdirectory under dist/web is missing and cannot be found in the
>> source. Therefore I am also missing the relevant -D switches for Tomcat
>> installation. I figured I at least needed
>> "-Dorg.apache.manifoldcf.configfile" to point to the path of the properties
>> file.
>> Perhaps a missing -D switch is the cause of a job getting stuck. I set up
>> using Postgresql and Tomcat, and ran the various commands to initialize the
>> database. When I configure a job using the Null output connector and the
>> File System Repository, the job gets stuck on "Starting up". Attempts to
>> abort the job then has it stuck on "Aborting". Restarting Tomcat doesn't
>> make the job unstuck. Attempts to delete the job fail because the job hasn't
>> aborted.
>> I'm testing on a small directory. The same setup worked find using the
>> example configuration with the built in Jetty and Derby.
>> Thank you for any assistance.
>> Mark

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