[EP-tech] Re: One document limit in EPrints XML SWORD package format

Ian Stuart Ian.Stuart at ed.ac.uk
Wed Feb 13 15:39:07 GMT 2013


It's a valid solution.... if you are making a SWORD connection from 
EPrints to EPrints.

Unfortunately the world hasn't quite adopted EPrints as a de-facto 
standard, so something else is needed.

On 13/02/13 15:28, David Kane wrote:
> Why not just get the SWORD packager to create a zip of EPrints XML, with
> multiple files embedded.  This would get around the whole problem in one
> stroke.  Is it possible?
>
> David.
>
>
> On 17 December 2012 09:20, Ian Stuart <Ian.Stuart at ed.ac.uk
> <mailto:Ian.Stuart at ed.ac.uk>> wrote:
>
>     On 16/12/12 23:36, Mark Gregson wrote:
>      > Thanks Ian.  I implemented a plugin along the lines I was
>     thinking and that works ok. Does yours do else besides removing the
>     document limit?
>      >
>      > What's the issue with unzip in 3.2?
>
>     In 3.2, the unzip function works by unzipping the file, then doing a
>     "readdir" to get the list of files.
>
>     This fails if there are any files in subdirectories.


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