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Old 02-09-2010, 01:03 PM   #1
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Bad Zip file

I just imported 4 new Webscription zip files (contains Baen standard HTML files)
When I use the viewer, I get an error (all 4 files)
Win XP SP3 32bit, Calibre 6.38

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ERROR: Could not open ebook: File is not a zip file

Traceback (most recent call last):
File "site-packages\calibre\gui2\viewer\main.py", line 61, in run
File "threading.py", line 477, in run
File "site-packages\calibre\ebooks\oeb\iterator.py", line 165, in __enter__
File "site-packages\calibre\ebooks\conversion\plumber.py", line 473, in __init__
File "site-packages\calibre\ebooks\conversion\plumber.py", line 539, in unarchive
File "site-packages\calibre\__init__.py", line 198, in extract
File "site-packages\calibre\libunzip.py", line 43, in extract
File "site-packages\calibre\utils\zipfile.py", line 702, in __init__
File "site-packages\calibre\utils\zipfile.py", line 723, in _GetContents
File "site-packages\calibre\utils\zipfile.py", line 735, in _RealGetContents
BadZipfile: File is not a zip file
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Old 02-09-2010, 02:28 PM   #2
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unzip/rezip them using winzip and you should be fine.
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unzip/rezip them using winzip and you should be fine.
Thanks
I have Winrar, will that cause problems?
(It did not bother e-pubs)
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Old 02-09-2010, 04:10 PM   #4
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no that should be fine as well
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Old 02-09-2010, 04:11 PM   #5
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No joy!

I used Winrar to make a new zip file and removed the previous file before adding (via Meta data editor)
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Old 02-09-2010, 04:16 PM   #6
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Open a ticket and attach one of these zip files.
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Old 02-09-2010, 04:47 PM   #7
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Watching this with interest; I had this problem last night too.
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