Re: [greenstone-users] setting the home page

From Michael Dewsnip
DateMon, 11 Oct 2004 16:42:25 +1300
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] setting the home page
In-Reply-To (p06110404bd8b5b2b9321-172-16-1-51)
Hi Rich,

You could set up a redirect in your webserver to automatically go into
the collection. If you're using Apache this would go into your

Or, you can edit the Greenstone etc/main.cfg file and set default
arguments for the cgi arguments (at the end of the file) like so:

cgiarg shortname=a argdefault=p
cgiarg shortname=p argdefault=about
cgiarg shortname=c argdefault=<collection name>

All the best,


Rich Robinson wrote:

> Hi,
> I'm building our collection on a Windows machine locally and porting
> over to an external UNIX site. Currently the first page that comes
> up says something about Greenstone with a link into the collection.
> Since that is the only collection, what is the best way to make the
> first page go directly into the collection itself?
> Rich R.
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