[EP-tech] Re: DataCite registration plug-in setup
rory.mcnicholl at ulcc.ac.uk
Thu Jul 24 22:20:13 BST 2014
As it happens, I've been working on two repositories with a very similar profile to yours. Both have Recollect (customised) + DataCite to register DOIs
I've found and overcome a few issues with the DataCite plugin myself. These were not related to integration with the recollect plugin, but I can only speak for my repos in that respect.
If you show us the contents of your datacitedoi.pl file I can see if I can spot any miss-configuration (please don't paste in your DataCite credentials!)
For example a trailing slash is needed for the mds url.
The plugin does a poor job at passing on the error messages that the datacite API reports, so as it stands you have guess what the problem might be.
I intend to package up and publish a version of the plugin logs the API errors (+some other features and fixes).
Maybe I'll get a chance before or during the repository Fringe next week.
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From: eprints-tech-bounces at ecs.soton.ac.uk [eprints-tech-bounces at ecs.soton.ac.uk] on behalf of Lizz Jennings [e.jennings at bath.ac.uk]
Sent: 23 July 2014 09:58
To: eprints-tech at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Subject: [EP-tech] Re: DataCite registration plug-in setup
I've been doing some work on meshing the plugin with Recollect and have it working through test. Happy to talk through what I've done.
On 23/07/2014 09:51, Jana Porsche wrote:
I would like to reach some institution, which is using EPrints for research data and DataCite DOI registration plug-in http://bazaar.eprints.org/307/
We are using ReCollect plug-in within our EPrints installation and also the DataCite registration plug-in.
We did quite lot of customizing to the ReCollect plug-in so it better suits needs of our researchers.
Right now we are struggling with the test setup - we would like to connect our test system (EPrints + customized ReCollect + DataCite registration plug-in) via test API to test MDS, but wasn´t successful until now.
Is there anybody who is using this plug-in and would be able to help us further?
Thank you very much in advance.
With kind regards
Mag. Jana Porsche
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