Re: [greenstone-users] Title display problem

From June Yang
DateTue, 7 Jun 2005 19:19:08 -0400 (EDT)
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Title display problem
In-Reply-To (42A624AE-9070007-cs-waikato-ac-nz)
Hi Michael,

Thanks for the quick reply. It works!

June

> Hi June,
>
> Sorry, I missed a crucial part of this: you actually need
> "{Or}{[dc.Title],[Title]}". Constructs like this are used in the default
> format statements (and eg. in the demo collection), to do what you're
> after.
>
> Regards,
>
> Michael
>
>
>
> June Yang wrote:
>
>> Hi Michael,
>>
>> I tried three options, and ran into various issues:
>> If it's formated as [dc.Title], only the bookshelf icon shows(no
>> subject display). Clicking on the icon, a list of files with page icon
>> and title are properly displayed.
>> If it's formated as [dc.Title, Title], only the bookshelf icon
>> shows(no subject display). Click on the icon, a list of files with
>> only page icon (no title) are displayed.
>> If it's formated as [Title], the bookshelf icon and the subject shows
>> fine. When clicking on the icon, a list of files with the filename not
>> the title are displayed.
>> Thanks,
>>
>> June
>>
>>
>> Michael Dewsnip wrote:
>>
>>> Hi June,
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>> When I was trying to display items based on Subjects, in GLI I add the
>>>> format string <td>[link][icon][/link] </td>
>>>> <td>[link][Title][/link]</td>
>>>> to diplay (ex. CL2: AZCompactList-metadata dc.subject and keywords).
>>>> What was happening was that the ex.Title (by default it's filename)
>>>> was shown as title.
>>>>
>>>> The subject heading displayed fine, but if I clicked on the heading,
>>>> all items listed below were shown with filename (not their titles I
>>>> assigned to). Since ex.Title is generated automatically, I can't
>>>> delete it. My question is: how can I format the [Title] that display
>>>> dc.Title not ex.Title?
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Instead of just having "[Title]" in your format statement, try using
>>> "[dc.Title,Title]". This will display dc.Title if it exists, otherwise
>>> Title (ex.Title).
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>>
>>> Michael
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>