I’m reading an Excel file using a relative path:
This works fine both locally and on KNIME Server. However, when I create a new folder called test and move the Excel there and try to read it like this:
it work fine locally, but on the KNIME Server it does not work ("Excel Reader (XLS) 6:1 - ERROR: Execute failed: /AdminPz/test/Kunden Verwaltungsfile.xlsx).
Shouldn’t I be able to access a subfolder that is on the same level as my workflow folder?
@christoffer_swanstroem, I wonder if this is a similar situation to the problem raised here, although it concerns different nodes. I don’t have a server so I can’t test out any ideas, but this thread may be of interest, especially if you need a quick workaround.
Ok, so I had a problem the other day when trying to output xml using “xml combine and write”, which came about because I couldn’t get the node to work with relative paths. I’m not saying that this is the problem here, but maybe my solution could help in this instance (or maybe not! lol )
What I did was add a couple of nodes into the workflow. “Extract Context Properties” and “Java Edit Variable”. The first of those nodes gets the workflow “context” from which the Java Edit variable can then bui…