|06-08-2010, 01:32 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jun 2010
Device: Amazon Kindle 2
Error msg "Warning - failed to read metadata"
Calibre 7.1 has repeatedly given me the following error message when I attempt to load four .AZW files I downloaded from Amazon.com to my Kindle. Thanks in advance for any assistance.
WARNING: Failed to read metadata: Failed to read metadata from the following:
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "site-packages\calibre\gui2\add.py", line 114, in run
File "site-packages\calibre\gui2\add.py", line 203, in add
File "site-packages\calibre\library\database2.py", line 1313, in create_book_entry
File "site-packages\calibre\library\database2.py", line 449, in has_book
File "site-packages\calibre\library\sqlite.py", line 184, in run
DatabaseException: disk I/O error
RemoteTraceback (most recent call last):
File "site-packages\calibre\library\sqlite.py", line 148, in run
File "site-packages\calibre\library\sqlite.py", line 88, in get
OperationalError: disk I/O error
|06-08-2010, 02:24 PM||#2|
"chaley", not "charley"
Join Date: Jan 2010
Device: PRS-300, Galaxy Nexus, Nexus 7, HTC Sensation, Galaxy Tab 10.1
Those are operating system supplied errors. Is your disc full, by any chance? Or is it in the process of failing?
|06-08-2010, 02:25 PM||#3|
Creator of calibre
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Mumbai, India
That's a disk error indicating calibre could read from disk. I suggest running a disk scan and or disabling your antivirus program (some of the more asinine ones tend to prevent calibre from reading from its files).
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