The attached Contentdm plugin, which is not in Greenstone yet, might be
your answer. Put it in the GSDLHOME/perllib/plugins directory, add it in
your collection's collect.cfg file (plugin CONTENTdmPlug), and have a play
with it. Hopefully it is what you want. Let me know of any problems.
> Hi Shaoqun,
> You sound like you know the answer to what I have been trying to figure
> out from the start. :D
> The place I work at has digital archive collections that are currently in
> CONTENTdm. I have successfully converted the CONTENTdm metadata for all
> our collections into Greenstone archive format with a perl script I wrote.
> I have read all the official and some "unofficial" documentation on
> Greenstone and have done a lot of experimenting w/ the GLI client and
> building collections from the command line. I couldn't find an easy way to
> import the metadata into Greenstone. The exported metadata from CONTENTdm
> is in the following format:
> <?xml version="1.0"?>
> <!DOCTYPE rdf:RDF SYSTEM
> <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#"
> <rdf:Description about="http://myserver.com/directory/image.jpg">
> My guess is that this is Dublin Core Version 1.1? So if I have a file in
> this format with all the images that go with it, how do I go about making
> a new Greenstone collection using these files? I tried putting the