[greenstone-users] Winisis to Greenstone (Metadata Exlpoding)

From Katherine Don
DateMon Nov 24 12:32:33 2008
Subject [greenstone-users] Winisis to Greenstone (Metadata Exlpoding)
In-Reply-To (51083-61-95-254-18-1227270444-squirrel-www-mica-ac-in)
Hi Lavji

Greenstone doesn't currently allow this. I think it will be simple to
add in though.
Can you please send me (off list) a sample database (preferably a small
one) that contains records with both fields and I can try to get it working.


Lavji Zala wrote:
> Dear Friends,
> I would like to convert Winisis archive (dissertation database) to
> Greenstone. I have been using the menual titled ?Creating Greenstone
> Digital Library with Winisis Database? designed by K. Rajasekharan and
> K.M. Nafala. It helped me a lot. Even through I am facing problem that has
> been detailed as below.
> In winisis archive (Dissertation database) there are number of
> fields/elements including ?LINK? and ?PHOTO?. The ?LINK? element
> represents Pdf of document and the ?PHOTO? element represents the Image
> of student. I want both elements to be visible/accessible in greenstone.
> When I try to explode the metadata (dis.mst, dis.fdt, dis.xrf) in
> Greenstone (Dissertation collection) it shows the ?Explode Metadata Box?.
> I have chosen ?dos_850-DOS Codepage 850 (Latin 1)? as ?Input _coding?. I
> have also chosen ?LINK? as ?document field? I want to include one more
> field ?IMAGE? in ?Input_coding? box. How can i do that.
> Kindly guide me.
> regards,
> Lavji N. Zala
> Assistant Librarian
> Knowledge Exchange & Information Centre (KEIC)
> Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad (MICA)
> Shela
> Ahmedabad - 380058
> M- 093779922949
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