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==NAME==
 
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'''EPrints''' - Institutional Repository software
 
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==SYNOPSIS==
 
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   use EPrints qw();
 
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==DESCRIPTION==
 
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See http://www.eprints.org/.
 
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===Available Symbols===
 
===Available Symbols===
 
You can pass options to the EPrints package that effect the EPrints initialisation e.g.
 
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====no_check_user====
 
====no_check_user====
  
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===Debugging Slow Processes===
 
===Debugging Slow Processes===
 
This module installs a signal handler that will print a stack trace if given a USR2 signal (if your system supports this signal). To print a stack trace to the error log execute:
 
This module installs a signal handler that will print a stack trace if given a USR2 signal (if your system supports this signal). To print a stack trace to the error log execute:
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==METHODS==
 
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===EPrints-&gt;abort( $errmsg )===
 
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===$ep = EPrints-&gt;new();===
 
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==SEE ALSO==
 
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[[API:EPrints/Session|EPrints::Session]]
 
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__COPYRIGHT__
 
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__LICENSE__
 
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Revision as of 12:50, 25 February 2010

EPrints 3 Reference: Directory Structure - Metadata Fields - Repository Configuration - XML Config Files - XML Export Format - EPrints data structure - Core API - Data Objects


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NAME

EPrints - Institutional Repository software

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SYNOPSIS

 use EPrints qw();
 
 my $session = EPrints::Session->new( 1, "demoprints" );
 
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 $session->terminate;
 

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DESCRIPTION

See http://www.eprints.org/.

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Available Symbols

You can pass options to the EPrints package that effect the EPrints initialisation e.g.

 use EPrints qw( no_check_user );
 

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no_check_user

Do not check the current user/group is the same as the user/group in Systemsettings.

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Debugging Slow Processes

This module installs a signal handler that will print a stack trace if given a USR2 signal (if your system supports this signal). To print a stack trace to the error log execute:

$ kill -USR2 PID
 

Where PID is the id number of the stalled process.

A shell script will print the stack trace to the console.

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METHODS

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EPrints->abort( $errmsg )

Print an error message and exit. If running under mod_perl then print the error as a webpage and exit.

This subroutine is loaded before other modules so that it may be used to report errors when initialising modules.

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$ep = EPrints->new();

Construct a new EPrints system object.

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$repo = $ep->repository( $repository_id, %options );

Return the repository with the given ID, or undef. Options are... optional.

Options noise=>1, etc.

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$repo = $ep->current_repository( %options );

Return the repository based on the current web request, or undef.

%options as for $ep->repository(..)

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@ids = $eprints->repository_ids

Returns a list of the active repository ids.

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SEE ALSO

EPrints::Session

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COPYRIGHT

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Copyright 2000-2008 University of Southampton. All Rights Reserved.

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