OEBError: Spine is empty

Bug #1273471 reported by DK on 2014-01-27
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Bug Description

calibre, version 1.21.0 (linux2, isfrozen: True)
Conversion Error: Failed: Convert book 10 of 11 (The Pictvre of Dorian Gray)

Convert book 10 of 11 (The Pictvre of Dorian Gray)
Resolved conversion options
calibre version: 1.21.0
{'asciiize': False,
 'author_sort': None,
 'authors': None,
 'base_font_size': 0.0,
 'book_producer': None,
 'change_justification': u'original',
 'chapter': u"//*[((name()='h1' or name()='h2') and re:test(., '\\s*((chapter|book|section|part)\\s+)|((prolog|prologue|epilogue)(\\s+|$))', 'i')) or @class = 'chapter']",
 'chapter_mark': u'pagebreak',
 'comments': None,
 'cover': u'/tmp/calibre_1.21.0_tmp_cCxHZA/A3tDQM.jpeg',
 'debug_pipeline': None,
 'dehyphenate': True,
 'delete_blank_paragraphs': True,
 'disable_font_rescaling': False,
 'dont_split_on_page_breaks': False,
 'duplicate_links_in_toc': False,
 'embed_all_fonts': False,
 'embed_font_family': None,
 'enable_heuristics': False,
 'epub_flatten': False,
 'epub_inline_toc': False,
 'epub_toc_at_end': False,
 'expand_css': False,
 'extra_css': None,
 'extract_to': None,
 'filter_css': u'',
 'fix_indents': True,
 'flow_size': 260,
 'font_size_mapping': None,
 'format_scene_breaks': True,
 'html_unwrap_factor': 0.4,
 'input_encoding': None,
 'input_profile': <calibre.customize.profiles.InputProfile object at 0x11fb950>,
 'insert_blank_line': False,
 'insert_blank_line_size': 0.5,
 'insert_metadata': False,
 'isbn': None,
 'italicize_common_cases': True,
 'keep_ligatures': False,
 'language': None,
 'level1_toc': None,
 'level2_toc': None,
 'level3_toc': None,
 'line_height': 0.0,
 'linearize_tables': False,
 'margin_bottom': 5.0,
 'margin_left': 5.0,
 'margin_right': 5.0,
 'margin_top': 5.0,
 'markup_chapter_headings': True,
 'max_toc_links': 50,
 'minimum_line_height': 120.0,
 'no_chapters_in_toc': False,
 'no_default_epub_cover': False,
 'no_inline_navbars': False,
 'no_svg_cover': False,
 'output_profile': <calibre.customize.profiles.GenericEink object at 0x11fbd50>,
 'page_breaks_before': '/',
 'prefer_metadata_cover': False,
 'preserve_cover_aspect_ratio': False,
 'pretty_print': True,
 'pubdate': None,
 'publisher': None,
 'rating': None,
 'read_metadata_from_opf': u'/tmp/calibre_1.21.0_tmp_cCxHZA/OFFiya.opf',
 'remove_fake_margins': True,
 'remove_first_image': False,
 'remove_paragraph_spacing': False,
 'remove_paragraph_spacing_indent_size': 1.5,
 'renumber_headings': True,
 'replace_scene_breaks': u'',
 'search_replace': '[]',
 'series': None,
 'series_index': None,
 'smarten_punctuation': False,
 'sr1_replace': None,
 'sr1_search': None,
 'sr2_replace': None,
 'sr2_search': None,
 'sr3_replace': None,
 'sr3_search': None,
 'start_reading_at': None,
 'subset_embedded_fonts': False,
 'tags': None,
 'timestamp': None,
 'title': None,
 'title_sort': None,
 'toc_filter': None,
 'toc_threshold': 6,
 'toc_title': None,
 'unsmarten_punctuation': False,
 'unwrap_lines': True,
 'use_auto_toc': False,
 'verbose': 2}
InputFormatPlugin: EPUB Input running
on /tmp/calibre_1.21.0_tmp_cCxHZA/t8DepB.epub
Parsing all content...
The item OEBPS/content/content-0007.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0008.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0009.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0010.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0011.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0012.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0013.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0014.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0015.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0016.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0017.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0018.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0019.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0020.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0021.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0022.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0023.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0024.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0026.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0027.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0028.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0029.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0030.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0031.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0032.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0034.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
The item OEBPS/content/content-0035.xml is not a XML document. Removing it from spine.
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "site.py", line 58, in main
  File "site-packages/calibre/utils/ipc/worker.py", line 192, in main
  File "site-packages/calibre/gui2/convert/gui_conversion.py", line 31, in gui_convert_override
  File "site-packages/calibre/gui2/convert/gui_conversion.py", line 25, in gui_convert
  File "site-packages/calibre/ebooks/conversion/plumber.py", line 1046, in run
  File "site-packages/calibre/ebooks/conversion/plumber.py", line 1223, in create_oebbook
  File "site-packages/calibre/ebooks/oeb/reader.py", line 71, in __call__
  File "site-packages/calibre/ebooks/oeb/reader.py", line 684, in _all_from_opf
  File "site-packages/calibre/ebooks/oeb/reader.py", line 331, in _spine_from_opf
OEBError: Spine is empty

DK (dkretz) wrote :
DK (dkretz) wrote :

I've had the same error with one or two other books. Also, I should note that I love Calibre and really appreciate the work you do.

Fixed in branch master. The fix will be in the next release. calibre is usually released every Friday.

 status fixreleased

Changed in calibre:
status: New → Fix Released
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