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en:user_advanced:oai_server_gs2 [2018/07/31 10:59]
kjdon created
en:user_advanced:oai_server_gs2 [2018/07/31 11:21] (current)
kjdon [To add a new metadata set for use with oaiserver]
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   * Tell the server to use the new set: edit etc/oai.cfg and add the set name to the oaimetadata line. You may also need to add oaimapping information.   * Tell the server to use the new set: edit etc/oai.cfg and add the set name to the oaimetadata line. You may also need to add oaimapping information.
   * Recompile and test.   * Recompile and test.
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 +====Testing==== ​
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 +Once you have your OAI service in place, testing can be done via online validation facilities such as the following: http://​www.openarchives.org/​data/​registerasprovider.html or http://​re.cs.uct.ac.za/​.
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 +The former only verifies the Identify command, while extensive testing can be performed via the later one (called //​Repository Explorer//​).
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 +The Greenstone OAI server must be publically accessible over the Internet to use these validation tools.
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