Are you trying to export to the same directory that holds your database?
If you are, export to a different directory.
On Sat, 2005-02-19 at 17:43 +0200, Michael Jeltsch wrote:
> Dear Gramps Users,
> has anybody ever successfully exported a gramps database into GEDCOM format
> and used the option "Reference images from path"? The option is quite useful
> for users of phpGedView.
> I have severe problems using 1.0.8-1 (the rpm for Suse Linux):
> During the export Gramps is modifying/overwriting some of the "local copies"
> that Gramps had made when importing the media. After the modification the
> file size of these jpg files is 0 (both in the database directory and in the
> export target directory). When removing write access to prevent this from
> happening, Gramps gets stuck while exporting.
> Any help is appreciated.
Don Allingham <donaldallingham@...>