EPrints is an online archiving system. Documents are stored in any format as well as in more than one document format. The archive can handle related fields; the administrator decides what fields to use for each document. Users can also view and search the archive through a configurable, extendable subject hierarchy . The software automatically performs data integrity checks. Some "stub" routines let individual sites add their own integrity checks. Documents are submitted through a Web-based interface, and uploaded as files, in a compressed bundled file (such as a .zip file), or automatically mirrored from another site by specifying a URL. Users subscribe either as authors or readers, via the Web or email. Authors have associated metadata. Submitted papers are entered directly or through a moderation process. This is done through the Web, as is most normal maintenance.
DocumentationSee the EPrints Manual and Training Materials for documentation.
This is a GNU package:eprints
released on 21 January 2012
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||1 July 2002|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|User, Developer||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://mailman.ecs.soton.ac.uk/mailman/listinfo/eprints-tech|
|Required to use||DBI|
|Required to use||Msql-Mysql Module|
|Required to use||XML_Parser|
|Required to use||MIME_Base64|
|Required to use||Apache (with mod_perl)|
|Required to use||Unicode_String|
|Required to use||MySQL|
|Required to use||wget|
|Required to use||Perl (with additional module Data_ShowTable)|
|Required to use||tar and unzip|
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