Re: [greenstone-users] Greenstone 2.72 released!

From qq6@cs.waikato.ac.nz
DateThu, 14 Dec 2006 09:30:44 +1300 (NZDT)
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Greenstone 2.72 released!
In-Reply-To (caa538920612130019k41540203obaea790fddde4fa1-mail-gmail-com)
Hi Pons

The detailed information regarding the new features and bug fixes in this
latest version is presented in link
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=12123&release_id=470857

There is no any changes on the collection building.

Regards
Quan

> Hi
>
> It's pleasure to receive announcement of Launch gsdl 2.72. COuld you
> please breif if any major or minor difference from the previous
> edition.would like to know if it allows collection building (
> acctually we need to copy entire collection again to build one file
> instead of coping the respective only one file) eased in this version
>
>
> Thanks
> Pons
>
>
>
>
> On 12/13/06, qq6&#64;cs.waikato.ac.nz <qq6@cs.waikato.ac.nz> wrote:
>>
>> Hi everyone,
>>
>> We are pleased to announce that Windows, GNU/Linux, Mac OS/X and
>> Source distributions of Greenstone v2.72
>> are now available for download from our sourceforge page:
>> http://sourceforge.net/projects/greenstone, or from greenstone.org
>>
>> This is a stable release, and contains a few new features and bug fixes.
>> Release notes are copied below.
>>
>> As always, please report any problems or bugs to the mailing list.
>>
>> Regards,
>> Quan
>> On behalf of the Greenstone team.
>>
>> ------------------------------
>> Greenstone 2.72 release notes:
>> ------------------------------
>>
>> New Windows, GNU/Linux, Mac OS/X and Source distributions available:
>> Greenstone v2.72
>>
>> The Windows, GNU/Linux, Mac OS/X and Source distributions of Greenstone
>> v2.72
>> are now available for download from our sourceforge page:
>> http://sourceforge.net/projects/greenstone, or via
>> http://www.greenstone.org
>>
>> This is a stable release -- it does not contain much new functionality
>> over
>> v2.71, but does contain many bug fixes and other minor improvements.
>>
>> Important changes in this release include, in no particular order:
>>
>> Formatting:
>> ------------
>>
>> - New option for the DocumentButtons format statement: Print. Will
>> add a print button to a document page which uses a separate stylesheet
>> to make a clean version for printing.
>> - New format statement "DocumentSearchResultsLinks" - adds next and
>> previous search result links into a document page. This uses the
>> _nextsearchresult_ and _prevsearchresult_ macros in document.dm, so
>> the format of links can be customized.
>> - New variable in format statements: [DocTopOID]. Outputs the document
>> identifier (rather than the current section identifier, which is
>> [DocOID]).
>> - New OID modifier - .rt (root). [DocOID].rt will have the same
>> meaning as [DocTopOID]
>>
>> Plugins:
>> ----------
>>
>> - New options for NULPlug: -add_metadata_as_text,
>> -remove_namespace_for_text.
>> -add_metadata_as_text will make the document text an HTML table of
>> metadata rather than "This document has no text".
>> -remove_namespace_for_text will remove namespaces from the metadata
>> names in the table.
>> - New LOMPlug plugin for Learning Object metadata
>> - New MARCXMLPlug plugin for MARCXML files
>> - Updated DBPlug, along with more instructions on how to use this
>> on the wiki:
>> http://greenstone.sourceforge.net/wiki/index.php/More_about_plugins#How_do_I_use_DBPlug.3F
>> - New MetadataXMLPlug - RecPlug no longer handles metadata.xml files,
>> instead they are processed using MetadataXMLPlug. Collections with
>> 'RecPlug -use_metadata_files' need to remove that option from RecPlug
>> and add MetadataXMLPlug into plugins list (GLI does this for you).
>>
>> GLI:
>> ------
>>
>> - A new option to choose folder to export into in GLI 'Export...'
>> prompt.
>> - Fixes to Remote collection building stuff, including enabling
>> exploding
>> metadata databases
>>
>> Interface translations:
>> ------------------------
>>
>> Arabic: New GLI dictionary, new GLI help translations, many thanks to
>> Kamal Salih Mustafa Khalafala
>> Farsi: Updated interface, many thanks to Mohammad Karimi Yazdi
>> Gaelic: Updated interface, many thanks to Rita Campbell and Laurinda
>> Matheson
>> Hebrew: A few updated translations, many thanks to Galina Bachmanova
>> Hungarian: New interface and auxiliary macrofile translations, many
>> thanks to
>> Ferenc Katai
>> Japanese: Updated interface, many thanks to Kazuhiro Takeuchi
>> Marathi: Updated interface, and new translations for auxiliary
>> macrofiles,
>> Perl strings and GLI interface, many thanks to Shubhada Nagarkar
>> Russian: A few updated translations, many thanks to Galina Bachmanova
>> Serbian: Updated interface, many thanks to Bogdan Trifunovic
>> Slovak: Update interface and new auxiliary macrofile translations, many
>> thanks to Tomas Fiala
>> Spanish: Updated auxiliary macrofile, many thanks to Jesus Tramullas
>> Urdu: Updated interface, many thanks to Ata ur Rehman
>> Vietnamese: Updated interface and auxiliary macrofile, many thanks to
>> team at Integrated e-Solutions Ltd. Saigon
>>
>> ...and many other minor improvements and bug fixes
>>
>> We want to ensure that Greenstone works well for you. Please report any
>> problems to one of the Greenstone mailing lists.
>>
>>
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