Bug #776

Create DC metadata script

Added by Evelyn McLellan over 10 years ago. Updated over 7 years ago.

Status:VerifiedStart date:
Priority:HighDue date:
Assignee:Joseph Perry% Done:


Target version:Release 0.6
Google Code Legacy ID:archivematica-121 Pull Request:
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User should be able to right-click on SIP in receiveSIP and open a basic
xml template with DC fields which can be filled out manually. Saving the
file saves to the root SIP folder but file is removed after quarantine to
ingestLogs. DC fields to be included in first iteration are title, creator,
provenance and description.

[g] Legacy categories: Data management


#1 Updated by Evelyn McLellan over 10 years ago

Correction, fields are: identifier, title, dateReceived, provenance, partOf and

#2 Updated by Joseph Perry about 10 years ago


The above script will create the xml file.
Using thunar (http://thunar.xfce.org/) by modifying the uca.xml file, and copying it
to the appropriate place during the build, the right click to create the SIP.xml

This issue is not yet closed, as the other scripts need to be changed to modify the
existing xml file.

#3 Updated by Joseph Perry about 10 years ago

  • Status changed from New to Verified

Updated addfilestructuretosip.py etc.

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