Ticket #298 (new feature)

Opened 12 years ago

Last modified 11 years ago

No-OID-conflict flag for import

Reported by: kjdon Owned by: nobody
Priority: low Milestone: Greenstone 2 wishlist
Component: Collection Building Severity: enhancement
Keywords: build-overhall Cc:


Diego Spano has reported this problem:

A collection of images, on Windows. Each day a set of images is added to the import directory with the same names as the previous set (img001, img002 etc). Importing uses the -keepold flag. For some reason, the images aren't being hashed, so they are ending up with the same identifiers as the previous set. This means they overwrite the previous ones in archives.inf.

(in my testing, the images were hashed, so they got different ids because they were different images.)

Can we have a flag where you are not allowed to duplicate OIDs? Need to check the list of assigned ids before assigning the next one. This assumes that the user knows what they are doing and has no duplicate documents.

See also ticket #297

Change History

Changed 12 years ago by kjdon

  • keywords build-overhall added
  • milestone set to Release 2.81

Changed 12 years ago by davidb

  • milestone changed from Release 2.81 to Release 2.82

Changed 11 years ago by kjdon

  • milestone changed from Release 2.82 to Release 2.83
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