[Koha] Creating a Z39.50 Target - No connection
craig.butosi at rcmusic.ca
Wed Apr 8 05:46:11 NZST 2015
I was interested in making my catalogue searchable by turning its <biblios> database into a z39.50 target. I've followed the instructions in my koha-conf.xml file (etc/koha/sites/library/koha-conf.xml), un-commenting the necessary areas. However, going through the Troubleshooting page on the Koha Wiki: http://wiki.koha-community.org/wiki/Troubleshooting_Koha_as_a_Z39.50_server has led to a dead-end.
I have my port set to 210 (this is different from the 9999 default for biblios), yet I cannot connect to yaz-client after running
yaz-client -c /etc/koha/zebradb/ccl.properties localhost:210/biblios
It shows the following error:
Connecting...error = System (lower-layer) error: Connection refused
Now, I'm wondering if this is a simple case of not opening port 210 on my firewall. I've run the following command, attempting to do this:
sudo iptables -A INPUT -p udp --dport 210 -j ACCEPT
Yet, this port isn't listed on my server connections (sudo netstat -pn --udp -listen)
Can anyone advise, please? (Happy to send the necessary areas of my koha-conf.xml file off-list for diagnosis).
Many thanks in advance!
Best to all,
Craig Butosi, MA, MLIS, B Mus (Hons.)
LIBRARY SERVICES MANAGER
the royal conservatory
TELUS Centre for Performance and Learning
273 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON M5S 1W2
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