[Koha] Duplicate authorities on dataload

Galen Charlton gmc at esilibrary.com
Fri Jan 28 04:10:26 NZDT 2011


On Jan 27, 2011, at 10:04 AM, Ian Bays wrote:
> Step 3 added your duplicate authorities.  So yes you will need to de-duplicate authorities before loading.

To expand on this point, by the nature of an authority file, authority records need to be unique in just about any ILS's database.  Specifically, there should be no more than one authority record per authorized main heading (or subdivision) and thesaurus.


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