[EP-tech] Exporting from view always in default order

Verena Mattes verena.mattes at ub.uni-bayreuth.de
Thu Jul 17 12:14:23 BST 2014

Dear all,

as far as I can see it, items exported from a view in XML or any other 
format are always listed in the default order, even though the items 
currently displayed on the webpage might be ordered in another way.

Is there a way to influence how items are ordered in an export file?

The background to my question is the intention of the University's CMS 
team to use exported XML files together with a PHP script to generate 
individualised citation formats for the publication lists of different 
departments on the University's webpages without having to reorder the 


Verena Mattes
Dep. Digital Library
University Library Bayreuth

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