Re: [greenstone-users] Alphabtical separation of documents

From Katherine Don
DateMon, 11 Jul 2005 09:23:11 +1200
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Alphabtical separation of documents
In-Reply-To (003a01c583aa$bb411210$3501a8c0-Jack)
Hi Jack

PLease change the HList format statement to use [Title] instead of
[dc.Title]. Your classifiers have probably generated the horizontal
alphabetical separation, but they are not being displayed because
classifier nodes only have Title metadata, not dc.Title.

Regards,
Katherine Don

Jack Eapen wrote:
> Thanks for your kind reply.
>
> Sorry to confuse you (and others). I wanted to say that
>
> "*I don't want* all the 200 documents appear in a single page while
> browsing by title or author”
>
>
>
> now I used the GenericList plugin. But then in my title classifier I’m
> getting documents only starting with A. there’s no link to documents
> with other letters.
>
> Plz see my collect.cfg file.
>
>
>
> Jack
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michael Dewsnip [mailto:mdewsnip@cs.waikato.ac.nz]
> Sent: Friday, July 08, 2005 3:35 AM
> To: Jack Eapen
> Cc: greenstone-users@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz
> Subject: Re: [greenstone-users] Alphabtical separation of documents
>
>
>
> Hi Jack,
>
>
>
>> I’m making a collection of around 200 documents using Greenstone
>
>>
>
>> I want to make my title and author classifiers separated using the
>
>> A-B-C-D- list so that all the 200 documents appear in a single page
>
>> while browsing by title or author
>
>>
>
> I'm a bit confused about what you want here -- you seem to be asking for
>
> contradictory things!
>
>
>
> If you want all 200 documents to appear in a single page, you can use
>
> AZCompactList's "-mincompact" option to set the minimum number of
>
> documents to be displayed per page (some number larger than 200).
>
>
>
> If you want the documents to be split into groups by their first letter,
>
> you can use the new GenericList classifier:
>
> http://www.cs.waikato.ac.nz/~mdewsnip/greenstone/GenericList.pm.zip.
>
> Unzip this into your Greenstone "perllibclassify" folder, and delete
>
> the C:Documents and Settings<Username>Application
>
> DataGreenstoneGLIclassifiers.dat file if you're using the GLI. Then,
>
> you can use the classifier like:
>
>
>
> classify GenericList -metadata dc.Title -hlistgrouptype perletter
>
>
>
>> Also some of my documents have more than one author.(as in the above
>
>> given section)
>
>>
>
>> How can I display the names of all authors using the format string
>
>>
>
>> When I’m using {If}{[dc.Creator], <tr><td align=right
>
>> valign=top>[dc.Creator]</td>}
>
>>
>
>> Only the first value of dc.Creator is being displayed
>
>>
>
> You can use "[sibling:dc.Creator]" to display all the dc.Creator values.
>
> (See
>
> http://www.greenstone.org/cgi-bin/library?a=p&p=faqcustomize#customizeformat
>
> for a list of Greenstone's formatting options).
>
>
>
> Regards,
>
>
>
> Michael
>
>
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