Re: [greenstone-users] metadata ignored

From John R. McPherson
DateTue, 8 Aug 2006 21:17:15 +1200
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] metadata ignored
In-Reply-To (004c01c6bac6$02fe77c0$edd87353-portablejbh)
On Tue, Aug 08, 2006 at 10:38:23AM +0200, Joumana Boustany wrote:
> I found the solution. Greenstone don't like french accent in the filenames.

>> I've built the collection. But the problem is, when I preview it,
>> only 3 documents are shown on title or author. I can see the other 4
>> documents if I do a search or change the classifier to extracted
>> metadata.

>> I went to the greenstone directories to try to undersatnd why and
>> found that the metadata are in the metadata.xml in the import
>> directory but not in the doc.xml in archives.

which version of greenstone is this? Recent versions should not have
any problems with accents in filenames. If you are using 2.70 or 2.70w,
could you please give us an example filename, metadata.xml file, and tell
us which encoding you are using for the filename and in the .xml file?