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Getting VDK error -146 when trying to rebuild Verity index (Doc ID 450753.1)

Last updated on MARCH 16, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 6.0 to 7.5.2 [Release Stellent]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Product: Content Server
Version: 6.0


The following error shows up when trying to run the full rebuild of the Verity Collections via Repository Manager:

"Unable to index metadata only. This may indicate the collection is damaged. Indexing aborted."

In the etc/log, the following is printed, following an attempt by Verity to bulkload updates:

"stdout mkvdk - Verity, Inc. Version 5.5.0 (_ilnx21, Jan 21 2005)
stderr mkvdk: VDK error -146: couldn't do submit
mkvdk: internal error -146: couldn't submit documents
mkvdk: internal error -146: failed to do processing"


Using an NFS mounted drive, particularly on Linux and a cluster.


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