Re: [greenstone-users] Basic questions about Greenstone

From Michael Dewsnip
DateThu, 10 Feb 2005 14:39:28 +1300
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Basic questions about Greenstone
In-Reply-To (000c01c50ece$3a9014a0$982a01c8-DIEGOS)
Hi Mike,

>>3. If not, the other possibility would be to place the collection on a
>>server in say 3 or more different institutions. Most would have slow or
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>>no access to the Internet (based in Africa), but users at the
>>institutions could access the collection over their local network. This
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>>would be OK until some new docs were to be added to the collection – is
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>>there any way to manage the update of a number of identical collections
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>>so that they remain identical?
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>I don□t know any other method to update the indexes in different
>computers. I always copy the index folder of the collection to the
>secondary server to get both machines updated.
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Keeping multiple Greenstone installations the same is just like keeping
mirrors up to date, so you could use software designed for that.
Something like rsync would probably be fine.

Regards,

Michael