[Koha] Migrating data from 2.2.9 to 3.00.X: item problems
savitra.sirohi at osslabs.biz
Mon Apr 19 19:38:26 NZST 2010
Problem 1: I would look at the item data tags in the import file
carefully. You may have problems like the same tag being used twice -
e.g. 952$a used twice.
Problem 2: IMO, don't have duplicate barcodes. You might want to study
barcode filters as a solution (I have not used them myself).
2010/4/19 Magdalena Söderqvist <soderqvist at sipri.org>:
> SIPRI library is attempting to migrate catalogue records from 2.2.9 to
> 3.00.06.008. I know the latest stable release is 3.00.05, but our IT-guy got
> a little carried away (and then he went on vacation)! The upgrade however
> solved a major problem with blank record pages in the opac, but we still
> have some remaining problems we need help solving. Others have reported
> similar problems but I haven't been able to figure out how their problems
> were actually solved, hence this appeal.
> Problem 1:
> When importing a normal biblio with only one item to the new version, the
> one item is split up in two, with Shelf location on one row and Barcode on
> another. The rest of the item specific information is hidden. If I edit the
> record and delete one of the items and move the barcode to the remaining
> item, all the hidden information shows up.
> So the question is, what is wrong? We use 952c for Shelving location and
> 952p for Barcode.
> Also, we don't use actual barcodes, but instead use the barcode field for
> our accession numbers, for example G10/123 or 10/124.
> Problem 2:
> We occasionally catalogue chapters as separate biblios, and when doing so,
> we have used the same barcode/accession no. for each chapter belonging to
> the same book. It worked fine in 2.2.9, but since 3.0.x does not seem to
> accept duplicate barcodes this has now become a problem. Would it be
> possible/complicated/stupid? to alter the bulcmarcimport.pl to make it allow
> import of biblios with duplicate barcodes? Is there a better solution?
> Any help you can offer is much appreciated. Sincerely,
> Magdalena Söderqvist, Librarian
> SIPRI Library (Stockholm, Sweden)
> System details:
> New Koha version: 3.00.06.008
> Apache Server version: Apache/2.2.3 Server built: Mar 27 2010
> MySQL mysql Ver 14.12 Distrib 5.0.77, for redhat-linux-gnu (x86_64)
> using readline 5.1
> OS Linux db1.sipri.org 2.6.18-164.15.1.el5xen #1 SMP Wed Mar 17
> 12:04:23 EDT 2010 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
> Perl 5.008008
> Old Koha version: 2.2.9
> OS version ('uname -a')Linux koha.sipri.org 2.6.18-8.el5xen #1 SMP Fri Jan
> 26 14:29:35 EST 2007 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
> Perl version5.008008
> MySQL versionmysql Ver 14.7 Distrib 4.1.22, for unknown-linux-gnu (x86_64)
> using readline 4.3
> Apache versionServer version: Apache/2.2.3 Server built: Nov 29 2006
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