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    Marcexport:Bus error (coredump):Failed to reassemble bib record

    • Article Type: General
    • Product: Voyager
    • Product Version: 7.2.1


    –aM switch in marcexport (export records in MARC21) produces core and/or bus error and stops when encounters record with unparseable characters.

    Defect Status

    Issue VYG-4486 is currently in Development.

    Replication Steps

    1. SSH to server as voyager user
    2. cd /m1/voyager/xxxdb/sbin
    3. Pmarcexport -aM -rB -mR -t651090-651090

    Record Type: BIB
    Export Mode: Range of MARC IDs
    Export Target: 651090-651090

    (# = 100 records)

    ERROR Record 651090 translation error=[19]-700 : 8->16 illegal sequence in 8->16 at 6 'a3616820 .ah '

    Failed to reassemble bib record: 651090


    Records written to Output File: 0


    If you are doing a large export and it hits the record, it will stop exporting and sometimes produce a core file.


    Fix diacritics manually in Cataloging, then export.

    • Article last edited: 18-Mar-2015