Re: [greenstone-users] Importing CDS/ISIS - metadata non ascii bugs

From ruben pandolfi
DateWed, 01 Mar 2006 22:13:02 +0100
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Importing CDS/ISIS - metadata non ascii bugs
In-Reply-To (440511E8-9080303-cs-waikato-ac-nz)
Hi Michael,

Michael Dewsnip wrote:

>
> Yes, the ":" character is special and should not be included in metadata
> names. Where did the ":" character come from? If Greenstone/GLI is
> adding it (or not removing it) then this is a bug, and we'd like to fix it.
>

the ":" character is meant to be a standard in metadata Dublin Core OAI
harvesting.

I'm not an expert at all but my librarian says so... example:

<about>
<rights xmlns="http://www.openarchives.org/OAI/2.0/rights/"
xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance"
xsi:schemaLocation="http://www.openarchives.org/OAI/2.0/rights/
http://www.openarchives.org/OAI/2.0/rights.xsd">
<rightsDefinition>
<oai_dc:dc xmlns:oai_dc="http://www.openarchives.org/OAI/2.0/oai_dc/"
xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/"
xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance"
xsi:schemaLocation="http://www.openarchives.org/OAI/2.0/oai_dc/

http://www.openarchives.org/OAI/2.0/oai_dc.xsd">
<dc:title>GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2</dc:title>
<dc:date>2002-11</dc:date>
<dc:creator>Free Software Foundation, Inc.</dc:creator>
<dc:description>Copyright (c) 2005 Fred Bloggs.
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this
document
under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License,
Version 1.2
or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation;
with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no
Back-Cover
Texts.</dc:description>
<dc:identifier>http://www.gnu.org/licenses/fdl.txt</dc:identifier>
</oai_dc:dc>
</rightsDefinition>
</rights>
</about>