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anupama [Can Greenstone3 export to CD/DVD-ROM Collections?]
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   * There is no graphical way to produce the disc. Specifically,​ there is no option in a GS3 installation'​s GLI that will "​export to CD-ROM"​ even if the infrastructure exists.   * There is no graphical way to produce the disc. Specifically,​ there is no option in a GS3 installation'​s GLI that will "​export to CD-ROM"​ even if the infrastructure exists.
  
-In short, GS3 is still be able to produce content for discs that can run on machines running the same OS as where the content was generated. This needs to be tested to confirm it still works.\\ Assuming the feature is still functioning,​ which it was when last tested on Linux, Mac and Windows on 7th-9th Oct 2015, this is one step up from what GS2 was able to do, which is to only output windows-compatible disc content.+In short, GS3 is still be able to produce content for discs that can run on machines running the same OS as where the content was generated. This needs to be tested to confirm it still works.\\ Assuming the feature is still functioning,​ which it //was// when last tested on Linux, Mac and Windows on 7th-9th Oct 2015, this is one step up from what GS2 was able to do, which is to only output windows-compatible disc content.
  
 //​**Instructions**//​ //​**Instructions**//​
-  - you'd set up the collections you want to transfer to  the DVD by creating and building them with any indexer other than solr. Just preview your collections to make sure they look okay and work locally as expected.+  - you'd set up the collections you want to transfer to the DVD by creating and building them with any indexer other than solr. Just preview your collections to make sure they look okay and work locally as expected.
   - Then write the entire GS3 installation out to your DVD, collections and all. My linux GS3 installation does not fit on a CD-RW, I'm not sure if a GS3 installation has a larger or smaller footprint on a Mac and Windows.   - Then write the entire GS3 installation out to your DVD, collections and all. My linux GS3 installation does not fit on a CD-RW, I'm not sure if a GS3 installation has a larger or smaller footprint on a Mac and Windows.
   - Now you've burnt your disc, you should be able to run the ./​gs3-server.sh script off it. I tried running the script from a terminal and it worked and my Greenstone DL was serving my collections.   - Now you've burnt your disc, you should be able to run the ./​gs3-server.sh script off it. I tried running the script from a terminal and it worked and my Greenstone DL was serving my collections.