we already have this finctionality - fielded search is available if you
build your collection with MG++ instead of MG (the default). see
for some details.
For these collections you can select form-based search from the
preferences page, which provides fielded searching.
David W J Fourie wrote:
> I also think the wishlist (mentioned some time ago) is a pretty good
> idea. My requirement is a function that could enable Greenstone to
> handle (semi-)structured data much easier, i.e. data in fields such as:
> author, title, classification, location, descriptors, abstract, etc.
> The fields or combinations of fields should be searchable as well as a
> global search.
> David Fourie