Monthly archives: December, 2008

High Contrast low cost

View This Video on You Tube This video experiment was shot with an old Sony HandyCam DCR-HC90. Thirty dollars worth of lights from Home Depot and shot in my home office against a white wall. I had a 16 meg SD card that I recorded on and then edited on Microsoft Movie Maker. I think …

Sirsi/SOPAC Part 7

Today we are having some problems importing data. One of the issues is that Sirsi and III don’t completely translate as far as being able to export data. This means we have some data that is incomplete at this point. We are going to go into the schema and alter the locum_bib_items table and set …

Sirsi/SOPAC Part 6

We needed to install File_MARC package. You need to do this doing the pear install and since it is beta code you need to follow these steps pear config-set preferred_state beta pear install File_MARC-0.2.3 pear config-set preferred_state stable. Now off to the harvest.php code

Sirsi/SOPAC Part 5

I think that Sopac needs clean URL’s configured to function properly. To enable clean URL you are going to need to do the following. Edit the file /etc/apache2/sites-enabled/000-default. Find the section for your document directory. Don’t get confused by editing the section that is the document root. Mine looks like. <Directory /var/www/html> Options Indexes FollowSymLinks …

Yahoo’s 2008 top searches

I just love this kind of data! The fact that it was an election year and people are more interested in Britney than Barack is amazing but on the other hand the fact that I have no clue what Naruto is will probably amaze others. I have fixed that with a Google search. Sorry Yahoo. …