Re: metadata only collections and formatting strings

From Katherine Don
DateFri, 20 Dec 2002 11:11:03 +1300
Subject Re: metadata only collections and formatting strings
In-Reply-To (1621-192-245-136-76-1040306727-squirrel-raid02-wrlc-org)
hi Don,

actually, it doesn't matter if there is no text - you just get complaints
saying that there was little or no text to compress.
so I retract my previous statement.

Katherine.

Don Gourley wrote:

> Katherine Don said:
> ....
> > Currently all documents need some text in the Content - you can just put a
> > dummy string in there
>
> Is this really true? I don't create my own archives files, but
> have my own plugin that imports our Dublin Core records into
> Greenstone and typically there is just metadata and the archives
> files contain:
>
> <Content>
> </Content>
>
> I have other problems (the main one is *very* long build times),
> so I'm just wondering what the affect of the empty Content is?
>
> -Don