First, maybe a dumb question, but are you sure that the file is being
processed by ProCite plugin and not eg TextPlug?
Secondly, maybe you haven't got the split_exp set up correctly. This is
a regular expression that separates records in the file.
" should split the file at each line. (You might like to try r
If you can't get it working, can you send us a small example of the
Hope this helps
John Rose wrote:
> Has anyone succeeded in using the ProCite plugin?
> It seems that it requires a txt file. I am trying to get it to work
> for a colleague who has ProCite 5, which has options for generating
> Comma Delimited, Tab Delimited or Custom (you can specify any single
> character as a field separator, delimiter, or end-of-record character)
> I have tried with comma delimited and tab delimited files. In both
> cases, when I try to build a collection with the file, it processes
> one document, then shows only one document in the collection (the
> entire database, with each record on a separate line preceded by
> When I explode and then build, it says that the metadata.xml file is
> being processed by MetadataXMLPlug, then that each of the nul files
> are being processed by NULPlug, but when I go to the Enrich view I see
> no metadata associated with the files (and no lines for exp metadata,
> only blank lines for dc).
> The only parameter for the plugin is "split_exp" which is "A perl
> regular expression to split input files into segments.". I have no
> idea what this means (should be clarified). When I guessed that it
> could be the separator, I changed "default =
" to "default = "
> with the tab delimited file, but this makes no difference.
> If no input from the group, asking the Waikato team to explain how the
> ProCite plugin works, thanks and best regards, John
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