Upgrade from Omeka Classic
Furthermore, it adds a route for old urls
items/show/#id to the new format
item/#id and redirects them to the items of the specified site of Omeka S, and
the same for collections, files and home page.
If the theme was not upgraded, this module is useless.
Uncompress files and rename module folder
Then install it like any other Omeka module and follow the config instructions.
If you change the slug of the main site, don’t forget to set it in the config
As a compatibility layer, some visual glitches and bugs may subsist, in particular when the theme is heavily customized.
You may check the themes and change the main layout and each view in order to
replace old Omeka Classic functions by Omeka S ones. See the official themes
to discover the new methods, or check the integrated views in
If you use a new theme, you don’t need this plugin.
Use it at your own risk.
It’s always recommended to backup your files and your databases and to check your archives regularly so you can roll back if needed.
See online issues on the module issues page on GitHub.
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- Daniel Berthereau (see Daniel-KM on GitHub)
- Copyright Daniel Berthereau, 2017