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Creates sitemaps for each collection in a ContentDM instance http://freelibrary.info/cdm-sitemaps
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cdm-sitemaps (version 0.0.2) https://github.com/bibliotechy/cdm-sitemaps ================================================================================= UPDATE ================================================================================= This is a modified version of Kevis Clarke's cdm-sitemap script. The script has been updated to work with locally hosted versions of ContentDM. Some of the settings, such as read only account, are no longer required. This script is no longer maintained as I no longer work on ContentDM. But if you have quesions, I might be able to answer them. ================================================================================ INTRODUCTION ================================================================================ This is a PHP script that will generate sitemaps for each collection in a ContentDM instance. It also creates a sitemap index that references the sitemaps of the publicly available collections. Run nightly, it will create static files that a search engine's spider can then use to learn about about your ContentDM's collections. Optionally, it will also create sitemaps for collections that are not publicly available. These sitemaps will not be referenced from the sitemap index though. What good is this? Having these sitemaps available (if you know where to find them) allows scripts, able to authenticate with ContentDM, to have a simple way to learn about what has changed or been added to a private ContentDM collection. For this to work, you have to create a read-only ContentDM account and put the username and password in cdm-sitemaps' configuration file. Even if you don't use this option, you still need to put the location of your ContentDM instance in the cdm-sitemaps' configuration file. ================================================================================ HOSTED CONTENTDM INSTANCES ================================================================================ Seems we're okay with execution time and RAM usage... now we just need to know where we'll put this file once they release 6.1. Update this section once the new CDM version is released. UPDATE: This script won't work with hosted ContentDM instances. Recent updates now prevent users from uploading files to the file system (needed for placement of the sitemap files) and also prevent authenticated access to the API (even if you are authenticated, it won't show you private collections). ================================================================================ INSTALLATION ================================================================================ You can check out the project from Github or download the latest release from the Github project home page (on the top, right side of the screen). To find the project on Github, go to: https://github.com/ksclarke/cdm-sitemaps Once you've downloaded the project, empty its contents into the root directory of your ContentDM installation. You will want to create a cron job that hits the build.php file periodically (and you might want to block general access to that too). You probably will want to change the timezone setting in the .htaccess file. ================================================================================ COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE ================================================================================ Copyright (c) 2008-2011, UC Regents All rights reserved. Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met: * Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer. * Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution. * Neither the name of the University of California nor the names of its contributors may be used to endorse or promote products derived from this software without specific prior written permission. THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS AND CONTRIBUTORS "AS IS" AND ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE. ================================================================================ QUESTIONS AND COMMENTS ================================================================================ Feel free to send questions or comments to Kevin S. Clarke at firstname.lastname@example.org