[greenstone-users] sorting on [numleafdocs]? top of the list is the most numerous with that metadata value

From Karen Medina
DateThu, 20 Jul 2006 22:45:55 -0500
Subject [greenstone-users] sorting on [numleafdocs]? top of the list is the most numerous with that metadata value
In-Reply-To (44C013B4-2010904-cs-waikato-ac-nz)
Hello Greenstone folks,

Is there a way to sort the output on the number of entries. For
instance, we have citation data in a collection. We would like to have
the most cited entry at the top of the list.

SNEATH PHA 73 -- 3844 papers cite this paper.
DUDA RO 73 -- 2935 papers cite this paper.
BREIMAN L 84 -- 2083 papers cite this paper.
SILVERMAN B 86 -- 1651 papers cite this paper.
MANTEL N 67 -- 1486 papers cite this paper.
SWOFFORD DL 81 -- 1308 papers cite this paper.
WARD JH 63 -- 1032 papers cite this paper.
FITCH WM 67 -- 994 papers cite this paper.
BEZDEK JC 81 -- 987 papers cite this paper.
GAUCH HG 82 -- 863 papers cite this paper.
DUDA RO -- 811 papers cite this paper.
HENNIG W 66 -- 805 papers cite this paper.
HARTIGAN JA 75 -- 750 papers cite this paper.
JAIN AK -- 707 papers cite this paper.
KLUGE AG 69 -- 698 papers cite this paper.
JAIN AK 88 -- 662 papers cite this paper.
ANDERBERG M 73 -- 647 papers cite this paper.

The link to the current collection is here:
http://tinyurl.com/fzq73
http://gserve52.lis.uiuc.edu:8000/gsdl-260/gsdl/collect/csna

Greenstone 2.60
Linux

Sample record:
%T Classification of Tropical Rainfall Stations - A Comparison of
Clustering-Techniques
%A IJ JACKSON
%A H WEINAND
%K EARTH SCIENCES
%J INT J CLIM
%V 15
%N 9
%P 985-994
%D 1995
%O IJ Jackson, Chinese Univ Hong
%O Kong,Dept Geog, Hong Kong, Hong
%O Kong
%Z LORR M 83
%Z SNEATH PHA 73
%Z WISHART D 87

Thank you for your time!
-karen medina
student, library and information science, university of illinois at
urbana-champaign