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  • Hello community, i have a file which is generated out of an old Paradox database, and i try to figure out what is the encoding of these strangely represented characters in <RECORD ID="5" <GROUPNAME ...
    Marios lyberakMarios lyberak
    Feb 6, 2016 at 12:39 pm
    Feb 8, 2016 at 8:43 am
  • Hi, I have moved the main repository for MARC/Perl [1] from SourceForge to GitHub; it can now be found at https://github.com/perl4lib/marc-perl In the process of doing this, I have created a ...
    Galen CharltonGalen Charlton
    Jan 18, 2016 at 4:40 pm
    Jan 18, 2016 at 4:40 pm
  • [Apologies for cross-posting] The Perl module Net::OAI::Harvester implements a client framework for the OAI Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH) and was authored and originally maintained by Ed ...
    Thomas BergerThomas Berger
    Jan 15, 2016 at 11:38 am
    Jan 15, 2016 at 11:38 am
  • I should probably say, "apparent solution" 'cause character set issues never seem to end. However, combining Jon Gorman's recommendation with some Googling, I get: my $outfile='4788022.edited.bib' ...
    Highsmith, Anne LHighsmith, Anne L
    Nov 13, 2015 at 10:05 pm
    Nov 16, 2015 at 11:01 am
  • This is related to my previous post (9/17/2015) about deleting 035 fields after RDA-ification. Jon Gorman solved that one for me by pointing out that I probably had a problem with my perl libraries ...
    Highsmith, Anne LHighsmith, Anne L
    Nov 13, 2015 at 8:01 pm
    Nov 13, 2015 at 8:56 pm
  • We just sent out our database to be RDA-ified and have reloaded it. We’re a Voyager site, so now I have to deal with the deadly problem of deleting the 035 matching 001 that is added by the bib load ...
    Highsmith, Anne LHighsmith, Anne L
    Sep 17, 2015 at 6:53 pm
    Sep 18, 2015 at 3:00 pm
  • Hello friendly folks, i would appreciate any help on the following: say we have a folder with thousands of html files. Since the file browser crashes, i am looking at making a script that would do ...
    George MiltenGeorge Milten
    Mar 31, 2015 at 7:59 am
    Mar 31, 2015 at 12:14 pm
  • Hi, I've been tasked with massaging a large batch of French-language MARC records from a vendor. Aside from the usual MARC field manipulation/cleanup we usually do with perl, I've been asked to run ...
    Eileen PintoEileen Pinto
    Feb 26, 2015 at 10:29 pm
    Feb 27, 2015 at 11:01 pm
  • Hello friendly folks, follows what i am trying to do, and i am looking for your help in order to find the most clever way to achieve this: We have records, that include typos like this: we have a ...
    George MiltenGeorge Milten
    Feb 10, 2015 at 12:27 pm
    Feb 10, 2015 at 3:24 pm
  • hello everybody, could someone provide me with an example UNIMARC iso2709 file in order to test a module? Thank you in advance
    Sergio LetucheSergio Letuche
    Dec 11, 2014 at 10:08 am
    Dec 11, 2014 at 12:54 pm
  • hello, we need to use the easiest solution, if possible just use a perl module, to be able to send automated emails on an Ubuntu server. The scenario is this: we ran a cron job, and say we would like ...
    Sergio LetucheSergio Letuche
    Nov 19, 2014 at 8:30 am
    Nov 19, 2014 at 3:09 pm
  • I have posted a new version of MARC::Lint to CPAN [1]. This version applies the changes found in MARC 21 updates 17 [2] and 18 [3]. [1] http://search.cpan.org/~eijabb/MARC-Lint_1.48/ [2] ...
    Bryan BaldusBryan Baldus
    Jul 21, 2014 at 1:39 pm
    Jul 21, 2014 at 1:39 pm
  • Can someone suggest a way to identify if a MARC record, coded at LDR/09 = ‘a’ has non-unicode characters in it? I tried the following, kind of grasping at straws, against a record that I know has ...
    Anne HighsmithAnne Highsmith
    Jun 30, 2014 at 2:51 pm
    Jun 30, 2014 at 3:01 pm
  • I'm using catmandu to JSON-ise MARC records for storage in Elasticsearch, and seem to have come up with something that I can't readily see how to fix (without getting down and dirty with fixers.) I ...
    Robin SheatRobin Sheat
    Jun 6, 2014 at 3:11 am
    Jun 12, 2014 at 6:26 am
  • Hello, Two questions please: 1. I've written a script that opens a marc file for reading using this syntax: $file = $ARGV[0]; $batch = MARC::Batch- new('USMARC',$file); It then loops thru the records ...
    John E GuilloryJohn E Guillory
    May 29, 2014 at 4:08 pm
    Jun 3, 2014 at 12:04 pm
  • Hi folks, I hope you don't mind me bringing to your attention these two software engineering posts advertised at the University of Edinburgh in EDINA's Bibliographic and Multimedia Services team? ...
    Ben SoaresBen Soares
    Mar 6, 2014 at 11:42 am
    Mar 6, 2014 at 11:42 am
  • Through various programs, when I've been processing MARC records and found 1 that didn't pass muster (couldn't pass structural or character set requirements) I generally slogged through, found it, ...
    Anne HighsmithAnne Highsmith
    Feb 13, 2014 at 9:20 pm
    Feb 13, 2014 at 9:36 pm
  • Hi, I have uploaded MARC::File::XML 1.0.3 to CPAN. This release fixes a test failure on Strawberry Perl. Here is the changelog: 1.0.3 Thu Jan 23 05:02:52 UTC 2014 - fix t/external-entities.t to pass ...
    Galen CharltonGalen Charlton
    Jan 23, 2014 at 5:14 am
    Feb 14, 2014 at 8:05 am
  • Hi, I have uploaded [1] version 1.0.2 of MARC::File::XML. This is a security release that repairs an XML external entity (XXE) vulnerability. I recommend that all uses of MARC::File::XML upgrade ...
    Galen CharltonGalen Charlton
    Jan 21, 2014 at 5:38 pm
    Jan 22, 2014 at 2:21 pm
  • Hi Carsten Excuses for the late reply, it took some while to get the system booted after winter vacations. You are right in the discussion about which parts should be specified by a MARCspec language ...
    Patrick HochstenbachPatrick Hochstenbach
    Jan 21, 2014 at 8:56 am
    Feb 25, 2014 at 12:33 pm
  • Hi, Carsten Klee specified a simple path language for MARC records, called "MARC spec". In short it is a formal syntax to refer to selected parts of a MARC record (similar to XPath for XML) ...
    Jakob VoßJakob Voß
    Dec 19, 2013 at 12:16 pm
    Jan 6, 2014 at 3:33 pm
  • Hi, I have uploaded version 2.0.6 of MARC::Record to CPAN. This is a small functionality and bugfix release. Here are the changes since 2.0.5: [ENHANCEMENTS] - MARC::Field- as_string() now accepts an ...
    Galen CharltonGalen Charlton
    Oct 22, 2013 at 4:53 pm
    Oct 22, 2013 at 4:53 pm
  • hello just for the record: i was aware of MIJ when i wrote MARC::MIR. I just ignored it because of the problems i just mention on code4lib. yet, a converter would be easy: sub mir2mij (_) { my $mir = ...
    Marc ChantreuxMarc Chantreux
    Sep 24, 2013 at 11:27 am
    Sep 24, 2013 at 11:27 am
  • Greetings, could you please suggest me a tool in order to transform an xsl file i have manged to get from XML, into JSON? Thank you
    Dasos iliDasos ili
    Sep 23, 2013 at 8:06 am
    Sep 23, 2013 at 8:22 am
  • Hi, I have uploaded version 1.35 of MARC::Charset to CPAN. This is a relatively significant bugfix release, particularly for folks who need to handle MARC-8 records containing extended Cyrillic and ...
    Galen CharltonGalen Charlton
    Aug 14, 2013 at 3:06 am
    Aug 14, 2013 at 3:06 am
  • Hi all LibreCat -=-=-=-= LibreCat is an open collaboration of the university libraries of Lund, Ghent, and Bielefeld to create tools for library and research services. One of the toolkits we provide ...
    Patrick HochstenbachPatrick Hochstenbach
    Aug 6, 2013 at 7:04 am
    Aug 7, 2013 at 3:07 pm
  • The marc-in-json<http://dilettantes.code4lib.org/blog/2010/09/a-proposal-to-serialize-marc-in-json/ format is, as you might expect, a JSON serialization for MARC. A JSON serialization for MARC is ...
    Bill DueberBill Dueber
    Jul 15, 2013 at 3:01 pm
    Jul 15, 2013 at 3:01 pm
  • Eric, Have you tried checking how MARC::Batch views the encoding? e.g. # read & write while ( my $marc = $batch- next ) { print $marc- encoding(); print $marc- as_usmarc; } It is supposed to pick up ...
    Brown, AlanBrown, Alan
    Mar 27, 2013 at 8:44 am
    Mar 27, 2013 at 8:44 am
  • For the life of me I can't figure out how to do reading and writing of UTF-8 with MARC::Batch. I have a UTF-8 encoded file of MARC records. Dumping the records and greping for a particular string ...
    Eric Lease MorganEric Lease Morgan
    Mar 26, 2013 at 8:22 pm
    Nov 5, 2013 at 7:38 am
  • Hi Anja Sorry for the delay. Yes please feel free to translate it and make it available. I think it's awesome that you want to! I am cc'ing the perl4lib mailing list where people continue to talk ...
    Ed SummersEd Summers
    Feb 20, 2013 at 12:47 pm
    Mar 7, 2013 at 3:43 pm
  • Hi, I have uploaded version 1.0.1 to CPAN. Changes since 1.0 are: - RT#83284: return empty MARC::Record given empty <record/ My thanks to Dan Wells and Colin Campbell for testing the fix. A note for ...
    Galen CharltonGalen Charlton
    Feb 15, 2013 at 4:35 pm
    Feb 15, 2013 at 4:35 pm
  • Hi, I have uploaded version 2.0.5 of MARC::Record to CPAN. This is a minor bugfix release. The one change since 2.0.4 is: - fix use of qw(...) in test case so that module passes tests with Perl ...
    Galen CharltonGalen Charlton
    Feb 12, 2013 at 4:48 am
    Feb 12, 2013 at 4:48 am
  • Hi, I have uploaded version 1.34 of MARC::Charset to CPAN. This is a minor bugfix and portability release. Changes from 1.33 are: - RT#83257: use AnyDBM_File rather than hardcode GDBM_File To improve ...
    Galen CharltonGalen Charlton
    Feb 11, 2013 at 5:17 pm
    Feb 11, 2013 at 8:24 pm
  • Hi, I have uploaded version 1.0 of MARC::File::XML to CPAN. Changes from version 0.93 are: 1.0 Sun Feb 10 21:32:32 PST 2013 - Use XML::LibXML rather than XML::SAX to parse MARCXML records. This ...
    Galen CharltonGalen Charlton
    Feb 11, 2013 at 6:14 am
    Nov 6, 2014 at 2:05 pm
  • Hi, The other day, I update MARC/Perl [1], which is hosted at SourceForge, to SourceForge's new platform. As a consequence, the primary Git repository's address has changed to: - ...
    Galen CharltonGalen Charlton
    Feb 10, 2013 at 5:21 am
    Feb 10, 2013 at 5:21 am
  • Hi, I have uploaded version 2.0.4 of MARC::Record to CPAN. This is a minor functionality and bugfix release. Changes since version 2.0.3 are: Enhancements ---------------------- - add MARC::Field- ...
    Galen CharltonGalen Charlton
    Feb 10, 2013 at 4:07 am
    Feb 11, 2013 at 3:27 am
  • Hi, I work on files for our library and i need some help. I have one file with all biblio records and one with items. A biblio record can have one or more than one item. First operation: i want to ...
    Samuel desseauxSamuel desseaux
    Jan 20, 2013 at 2:54 pm
    Jan 21, 2013 at 1:26 pm
  • That'd be great, thanks. Looking forward to having a bit of a play with it. -- Robin Sheat Catalyst IT Ltd. ✆ +64 4 803 2204 GPG: 5957 6D23 8B16 EFAB FEF8 7175 14D3 6485 A99C EB6D
    Robin SheatRobin Sheat
    Aug 24, 2012 at 10:02 am
    Aug 27, 2012 at 8:55 am
  • Hi, There is a question about how to detect invalid permutations of MARC field/subfield/indicator with a web application, for details see ...
    Jakob VossJakob Voss
    Aug 6, 2012 at 7:53 am
    Aug 6, 2012 at 7:53 am
  • This seems like such a stupid question - I've used MARC::Batch for years - but how do you turn a MARC record string into a MARC::Record object? I've always started with a file of MARC records and ...
    ArvinporthogArvinporthog
    Aug 2, 2012 at 5:17 pm
    Aug 2, 2012 at 5:46 pm
  • Hi Matthew, Thanks for the advice. For this particular script, I'm not doing any data manipulation, so using :raw is probably the approach I want to take. I'm just feeding my script a list of record ...
    Shelley DoljackShelley Doljack
    Aug 1, 2012 at 5:18 pm
    Aug 1, 2012 at 5:18 pm
  • Hi, I wrote a script that extracts marc records from a file given certain conditions and puts them in a new file. When my input record is correctly encoded in UTF-8 and I run my script from windows ...
    Shelley DoljackShelley Doljack
    Jul 30, 2012 at 10:51 pm
    Aug 15, 2012 at 3:59 pm
  • I updated Business::ISBN::Data thanks to a patch from Daniel Jakubik. As I was verifying some info, I noticed that the ISBN Agency now supplies the data as RangeMessage.xml. I've not noticed that ...
    Brian d foyBrian d foy
    Jul 23, 2012 at 11:43 pm
    Jul 23, 2012 at 11:43 pm
  • Hi, I'm playing around with using MARC::Errorchecks for reviewing ebook records we get from vendors. I want to make some modifications to the module, but I find that if I do so in a similar manner ...
    Shelley DoljackShelley Doljack
    Jul 17, 2012 at 9:34 pm
    Jul 19, 2012 at 11:11 pm
  • hello, I would like to add MARC::MIR on the http://perl4lib.perl.org/ web page. is there a webmaster around ? regards marc
    Marc ChantreuxMarc Chantreux
    Jul 9, 2012 at 11:14 am
    Jul 13, 2012 at 10:20 am
  • Greetings all. Has anyone had much experience/luck running the current MARC/Perl on a PC using Perl (Active State, Strawberry, etc.) Whenever I try to get it to work, it gives me error messages (it ...
    Charles hobbsCharles hobbs
    Jun 19, 2012 at 6:04 am
    Jun 19, 2012 at 5:03 pm
  • As the subject says: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=830221 is the bug I opened in hopes of getting Library::CallNumber::LC packaged for Fedora. Fingers crossed. -- Dan Scott Laurentian ...
    Dan ScottDan Scott
    Jun 8, 2012 at 3:05 pm
    Jun 8, 2012 at 3:05 pm
  • Hey folks: As a Fedora user for a number of years now, I'm tired of hitting CPAN for the basic Perl packages we need for our day-to-day MARC work, so I've filed the following bugs with new or updated ...
    Dan ScottDan Scott
    Jun 7, 2012 at 8:23 pm
    Jun 7, 2012 at 8:26 pm
  • Hello, Unless I am doing something wrong, I think there is a minor mistake in the first example code in tutorial. This may discourage new users as executing the code produces the following message ...
    Burton-West, TomBurton-West, Tom
    Apr 3, 2012 at 4:01 pm
    Apr 3, 2012 at 4:01 pm
  • Hi everybody, I'm programming a tool to collect some records from the Z3950 server of the BNF (Bibliothèque Nationale de France). When I try to query this database with yaz-client, everything is ...
    Emmanuel Di PretoroEmmanuel Di Pretoro
    Apr 3, 2012 at 8:32 am
    Apr 3, 2012 at 8:32 am
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