Cascade training error - Empty data folder error

asked 2015-02-25 11:47:57 -0500

Schawn gravatar image

I am using OpenCV 2.4.9 to try and build my own classifier. I am following the instructions on this site: http://coding-robin.de/2013/07/22/tra...

I was successful in creating a classifier XML file. I went to try an build a new different classifier and ran into the following error:

Training parameters are loaded from the parameter file in data folder! Please empty the data folder if you want to use your own set of parameters

I could not find any parameter file anywhere to empty. When I ran the second time I created a whole new directory structure from the first successful run.

Any help or understanding of how to fix this error?

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this is the folder, where your stage.xml's and the final cascade.xml are.

again, no fear. it's just a reminder, that you will use the same set of params (from your previous classifier), unless you clean it up.

also, the tutorial in the link is outdated. take anything there with a grain of salt.

berak gravatar imageberak ( 2015-02-25 12:22:10 -0500 )edit

That is what I thought, but that folder is empty. I created a whole new directory structure to do the second run and made sure it was empty. Not sure what would cause this.

Do you know of a newer or up-to-date tutorial that I could be using? I am using OpenCV 2.4.9

Schawn gravatar imageSchawn ( 2015-02-25 12:49:48 -0500 )edit