This is okay with me. I'll let others respond individually.
It's not a very attractive webpage, but if you explain that it was
created for testing I'm sure your listeners will be forgiving.
Break a leg!
On Mon, 8 Mar 2004, LeVan,Ralph wrote:
> Larry, I know you said you didn't intent to advertise this page, but, it has
> some great examples. I'd like to point to it in my DSpace presentation.
> Is that okay with you and with the folks pointed at by the page?
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Larry E. Dixson [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
> > Sent: Tuesday, February 10, 2004 10:52 AM
> > To: [log in to unmask]
> > Subject: SRU Interoperability Testing
> > In an attempt to better understand the workings of SRU and to test
> > the SRU servers that I know about, I have constructed a very simple
> > Web page (that I'm not planning to advertise) for testing purposes.
> > The page has the following URL:
> > http://lcweb.loc.gov/z3950/srutest.html
> > The following servers are represented:
> > Nationale bibliotheek van Nederland
> > Index Data
> > OCLC (SOAR)
> > PICA
> > Cheshire Project (L5R)
> > (These are the only SRU servers that I know about. If there are
> > others, please let me know and I will include them. I don't want
> > to exclude anyone.)
> > I created (to the best of my current ability) some very basic
> > SRU requests utilizing "dc.title" queries (I'll probably add
> > more searches later):
> > dc.title="<term>"
> > dc.title exact <term>
> > dc.title any <term>
> > dc.title all <term>
> > I also attempt to retrieve the Explain Record for each server.
> > Please take a look and make certain that if result sets are not
> > being generated it is not because of poorly constructed SRU requests.
> > Thanks.
> > Larry
> > ------------------------------------------------------------
> > Larry E. Dixson Internet: [log in to unmask]
> > Network Development and MARC
> > Standards Office, LM639
> > Library of Congress Telephone: (202) 707-5807
> > Washington, D.C. 20540-4402 Fax: (202) 707-0115