Re: [greenstone-users] Brackets in the Title

From Don Gourley
DateMon, 4 Oct 2004 08:46:20 -0400 (EDT)
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Brackets in the Title
In-Reply-To (20041004104422-48964-qmail-web86903-mail-ukl-yahoo-com)
maria kard said:
> I? m running Greenstone (version 2.51) on Windows XP. I?ve encountered this
> problem: I want to use square brackets in the title, but they are not
> displayed in the Browse List. The same happens whenever I want to use
> brackets in the Date, for example [ca. 1800].
> Are there any ideas on how to solve this problem?

The square brackets are interpreted as containing metadata element
names. Try replacing them with HTML entities:

[ => [ ] => ]

We have our own plugin that does this transformation, but depending
on what kind of document or metadata you are importing you might be
able to do it in the source.