[EP-tech] Correct EPrints Export/Import syntax and issues

Ian Stuart Ian.Stuart at ed.ac.uk
Tue Jan 31 12:22:08 GMT 2017

On 31/01/17 12:06, John Salter wrote:
> So, for my own notes, how 'usual' is having '~' mapped to the user's home?
> If we're answering questions or writing documentation about a command to
> run, should we be specifying e.g.
> eprints at server> [EPRINTS_HOME]/bin/export

Of course, [EPRINTS_HOME]/bin/export is correct, even if EPrints is 
installed in /home/foo; whereas ~/.. is plain *wrong* if EPrints is 
installed under (say) /opt

.... just observing :)

Ian Stuart.
Bibliographics and Multimedia Service Delivery team,
The University of Edinburgh.


The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in
Scotland, with registration number SC005336.

More information about the Eprints-tech mailing list