[Koha] Migrate Alice for Windows
Sebastien.Hinderer at snv.jussieu.fr
Wed Jun 17 18:06:38 NZST 2009
> > Is your Koha correctly configured to use MARC 21 ?
> They were imported with the type flag of MARC 21
Okay but I didn't talk about your data. Koha can be configured to use
either UNIMARC or MARC21 internally. I was referring to that.
> >> 4. Found there were no more items in the database than before.
> > Did you configure Koha to use the Zebra tool ?
> > If you did so, you have to run a command (I don't know which one but you
> > will probably find it in the README or INSTALL files) so that Zebra
> > indexes the freshly imported data. Then only they will appear in your
> > koha OPAC.
> No idea as I'm using the sample virtualised version to trial it.
> However it appears Zebra is there. In the migration_tools folder
> there is a rebuildzebra.pl and rebuildnozebra.pl file. I've now run
> rebuildzebra.pl and it took a while to run but didn't make any records
Did you pass command-line options ?
If you did no, perhaps you should, something like -z and/or -b ...
> I'll try the nozebra one next. I'm guessing they didn't
> import properly because of the MARC errors. I'm going to try other
> formats that Alice for Windows can export in and see if any of them
> are compatible. I've just noticed that the SCIS sample records that
> work with the MARC import in Koha are actually USMARC format which I
> can also export in.
I think it's a good idea.
Good luck !
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