Re: [greenstone-users] replace about page with browse page

From Michael Dewsnip
DateThu, 12 May 2005 15:13:44 +1200
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] replace about page with browse page
In-Reply-To (624680750505101836fd91706-mail-gmail-com)
Hi Allen,

Another advantage of using a customised home.dm file as suggested in my
previous e-mail is that you have complete control over the URL used to
access the collection. This makes doing what you require fairly trivial.
In the customised home.dm file, instead of linking to your collection
with the standard "...?a=p&p=about&c=<colname>" you can change the
arguments to start on the browse page: "...?a=d&d=CLx&c=<colname>"
(where x is the classifier number).

Hope this makes sense,

Michael

allen buenaflor wrote:

>Hi,
>
>When you enter a collection, the first page that it shows is the About
>page right? Would it be possible to load the Browse page first,
>instead of the About page?
>
>What we would want is to display a list of the available materials
>right away upon entering the collection, and then if they want to
>serach, they would just click the Search button in the panel thing
>together with the classifiers. I hope there is a way to accomplish
>this...
>
>Thanks!
>alen
>6_6
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