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Old 02-03-2010, 02:44 PM   #1
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Importing Books from Project Gutenberg

My old computer died, and I bought a new one running Windows 7 x64. Installed Calibre and imported my library into it. I've noticed now that when I import any new epub books from Project Gutenberg, they import as the filename "pg*****", instead of listing the title, author, etc. How do I fix this, I didn't change any options when installing it, and I don't see the option to make it see the metadata.
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Old 02-03-2010, 07:08 PM   #2
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make sure read metadata from filenames is not checked in your preferences.
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It wasn't checked. Any other ideas?
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Old 02-03-2010, 08:52 PM   #4
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check that the metadata reading plugin is not disabled in preferences plugins
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Old 02-03-2010, 09:09 PM   #5
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Same thing here. (Not checked, Last,first was checked.)
PG#, Author unknown
Sigil won't even open open the file(from the file open menu). "No Filename"
A PG epub problem ?
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Just checked that too, everything is enabled.

The latest version of the Sony Reader library for windows sees the metadata as it should.
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Old 02-04-2010, 10:32 AM   #7
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post a link to one of these epub files.
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Lani People by Jese Bone

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that epub file is broken, badly. Somebody needs to notify PG. In particular the container.xml file is broken (incorrect XML namespace)
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that epub file is broken, badly. Somebody needs to notify PG. In particular the container.xml file is broken (incorrect XML namespace)
It is not just one file. I grabbed 6 files the other day. ALL had problems.

for applying your expertize in reviewing the problems.
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