dLibra 0.4 beta 1
On 8th March, 2004 version 0.4 beta 1 of the dLibra system has been released. Main changes include:
- New collections mechanism – now publication can be assigned to many collections. Collections are independent from directories.
- Handling diacritics in searching process – during searching diacritics which occur in the text of publication are transformed to corresponding characters from latin alphabet. This mechanism simplifies searching publications which have in text or title characters hard to type on keyboard.
- Unified description of digital library elements.
- Exhibitions mechanism.
Besides many minor changes have been made, most of the well known bugs have been fixed and overall system efficiency has been improved.
Next version is scheduled at the beginning of April, 2004.