RE: RV: [greenstone-users] Cross-server searching?

From Diego Spano
DateFri, 27 Apr 2007 12:21:50 -0300
Subject RE: RV: [greenstone-users] Cross-server searching?
In-Reply-To (463179BD-6080307-dlconsulting-co-nz)
Hello Richard, I had read the wiki page before asking the list, I followed
all steps but my question is: how can I do searches in a Z3950 server?
Suppose I want to connect to Congress library, which Z3950 client should I


Diego Spano

-----Mensaje original-----
[] En nombre de
Richard Managh
Enviado el: Viernes, 27 de Abril de 2007 01:19 a.m.
Para: greenstone user list
Asunto: Re: RV: [greenstone-users] Cross-server searching?

Hi Diego,

>Hi list,
>I recompile Greenstone for Z3950 support and the process run ok. I get
>a new library.exe file and I also had to copy yaz.dll to cgi-bin
>folder. I modified Z3950.dcfg file to load test servers.
>The question is: it is supposed that If I run Greenstone web library
>(http://myserver/gsdl/cgi-bin/library.exe I should see my local
>collections and I also see Z3950 collections? Because I only see local
>Or there is another Z3950 client (something like Gli) that i should
You cannot see Z3950 collections in greenstone, you provide Z3950 access to
your collections from Z3950 clients.

Please see this page for more information.

Richard Managh

DL Consulting
Greenstone Digital Library and Digitisation Specialists

>Diego Spano
>Digital Archive Office
>Human Rights Secretary
>Buenos Aires . Argentina
>Tel.: (5411) 5167-6550
>-----Mensaje original-----
>De: Georges Braoudakis [] Enviado el: Martes, 06
>de Marzo de 2007 11:47 a.m.
>Para: Diego Spano
>Asunto: Re: [greenstone-users] Cross-server searching?
>Hi Diego,
>in Greenstone 2, you can make cross server search by use the Z39.50
>( or the
>OAI-PMH protocol
>Georges Braoudakis
>Diego Spano a écrit :
>>Hi list, we know that Greenstone can make cross-collection searches,
>>but, is it possible to expand a search among Greenstone servers? I
>>mean, run a search to be executed in more than one server and get an
>>integrated result list.
>>Do someone have any approach about this?
>>*Diego Spano*
>>Archivo Digital
>>Secretaría de Derechos Humanos
>>Ministerio de Justicia y DD. HH.
>>*Tel.: 5167-6550*

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