Re: [greenstone-users] BibTex-editor

From John R. McPherson
DateTue, 9 Sep 2003 08:33:19 +1200
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] BibTex-editor
In-Reply-To (20030908182406-INMC2944-fep03-svc-swip-net-mta-int-swip-net)
On Mon, Sep 08, 2003 at 08:24:05PM +0200, pipeconsult@get2net.dk wrote:
> Hi there,
> Can anyone recommend a program which can generate BibTex-files and
> it must be a Freeware. The output must be like his:

> @BOOK{atm-ginsburg,
> author = "David Ginsburg",
> title = "ATM~-- solutions for enterprise networking",
> publisher = "Addison-Wesley",
> address = "Harlow, England",
> year = "1996",
> }

> The editor I use now; BibEdit 1.1 Beta, can only handle this output
> which is not compatable with Greenstone import:
> @ARTICLE{atm-cmLANE1,
> author = {Hong Linh Truong and William W. {Ellington~Jr.} and
> Jean-Yves {Le~Boudec} and Andreas X. Meier},
> title = {LAN Emulation on ATM Network},
> journal = {IEEE Communications Magazine},
> year = {1995},
> month = {5},
> pages = "73--85",
> }

I can't see much wrong with that format... it looks like valid bibtex to
me. I'll have a look and see why our plugin doesn't like it.

John McPherson