Re: [greenstone-users] Greenstone v2.53 released!

From Chaitra Rao
DateFri, 4 Mar 2005 11:01:04 +0530 (IST)
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Greenstone v2.53 released!
In-Reply-To (200503020931-j229VjvW032681-sw-sw-ro)
Hi,
I wanted to know how to enable Lucene search in Greenstone. I couldn't
find any documentation on this. Is the lucene support provided with
greenstone unicode compatible? If not can u please tell me how I can do
this?

Regards,
Chaitra

On Wed, 2 Mar 2005, Emanuel Dejanu wrote:

> Hello,
>
> I think that will be good if you can update also greenstone project in
> freshmeat.net.
> The last update is from Wed, Jul 2nd 2003 21:13 PDT (1 year, 8 months ago)
> :-D
>
>
>
> http://freshmeat.net/projects/greenstone/
>
>
>
> Best regards,
>
> Emanuel
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: greenstone-devel-bounces@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz
> [mailto:greenstone-devel-bounces@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz] On Behalf Of
> Michael Dewsnip
> Sent: Wednesday, March 02, 2005 6:42 AM
> To: greenstone-users@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz;
> greenstone-devel@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz
> Subject: [greenstone-devel] Greenstone v2.53 released!
>
> Hello everyone,
>
> We're pleased to announce that the Windows/Linux/Source distributions of
> Greenstone v2.53 are now available for download from our sourceforge
> page: http://sourceforge.net/projects/greenstone, or via
> http://www.greenstone.org
>
> This release contains a lot of new functionality, and is therefore likely to
> be a little less stable than usual. Please give it a good workout and report
> any bugs you find (see below), as we want the next release of Greenstone
> (version 2.60) to be a stable release.
>
> Important changes in this release include, in no particular order:
>
> - A brand new installer (see below)
> - Much improved GLI compatibility with Java 1.5.0
> - The ability to import documents exported from DSpace, and vice versa
> - A smarter HTMLPlug that blocks the images in the HTML files it processes,
> and no others
> - New GLI metadata sets: Qualified Dublin Core, NZGLS, AGLS, and RFC 1807
> - Lucene building support (for real this time!)
> - An improved and much more bandwidth-efficient GLI applet
> - Support for subfields in the Greenstone Editor for Metadata Sets (GEMS)
> - ...and many many other improvements and bug fixes
>
> The new installer for Greenstone is built using the same multi-platform
> installation technology that has been used for the Greenstone Language
> Packs. The obvious advantage of this is that we only have to maintain one
> installer, rather than one for each of our target platforms (Windows, Linux,
> Mac). Additionally, this new technology makes it easier for us to release
> patches and upgrades.
>
> The disadvantage of the new installer is that it requires Java to be
> installed on your system. Most machines already have Java installed, but if
> yours doesn't you can download it for free from http://java.sun.com.
> You will also need Java to run the Greenstone Librarian Interface, which we
> recommend you use. (On Linux machines, you can run the old Unix/Install.sh
> installer instead of the new setupLinux.bin if
> necessary.)
>
> We want to ensure that Greenstone works well for you. Please report any
> problems to greenstone@cs.waikato.ac.nz, or on one of the Greenstone mailing
> lists.
>
> All the best,
>
> Michael
> On behalf of the Greenstone team
>
>
> PS New versions of the Export collection package, Greenstone Language Pack,
> and Mac OS X binary distribution will follow over the next couple of weeks.
>
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