From 09/08/2008 to 10/07/2008


04:42 PM Bug #3464: Replicate access rules in replication
committed replication changes:
-document access rules will be replicated
-data access rules will be replicated
ben leinfelder
04:40 PM Revision 4419 (metacat): replicate xml_access entries across servers.
note: still needs to be tested...but needed to be checke...
ben leinfelder


03:40 PM Bug #3507 (Resolved): Reconfigure database credentials locks you in configuration
If you update the database credentials to point to a 1.9 database, the configuration utility thinks the system still ... Michael Daigle
10:59 AM Bug #3505: Test registry service
deployed on
tests passed
ben leinfelder
10:19 AM Bug #3505: Test registry service
changed registry service test class to use docid-based approach for searching, updating and deleting. ben leinfelder


06:43 PM Bug #3505: Test registry service
reverted back to the way of configuring this webapp.
The JUnit test could probably be improv...
ben leinfelder


05:08 PM Bug #3506: Data upload fails on dev
both the documents and temporary directories were not getting created by the configuration utility. Add these to the... Michael Daigle
11:27 AM Bug #3506 (Resolved): Data upload fails on dev
When uploading _data_ files to Metacat, an attempt to use the application.tempDir is made. If that directory does no... ben leinfelder
11:23 AM Bug #3379: Test ecogrid in turnkey installation
Current state of tests:
AuthenticatedQueryServiceClientTest - 1 FAILURE (querying for the final document inserted fai...
ben leinfelder


05:06 PM Bug #3505 (Resolved): Test registry service
We can start with locally (registry.war in seek project). Should also drop it on the dev server ben leinfelder
03:51 PM Bug #3319: Edit feature doesn't work on documents with uneditable fields
Tentatively planning to fix the upload fields for 1.9. Perhaps the simplest solution is to reuse the upload machiner... Shaun Walbridge
02:56 PM Bug #3494: Test metacat against oracle
Tested the upgrade functionality by creating a fresh database install for every metacat version from 1.4 on. Ran ful... Michael Daigle
02:50 PM Revision 4418 (metacat): Added scripts to install an oracle or postgres database for a particular version of metacat back to version 1.4. Pulled these from previous metacat tags.
02:48 PM Revision 4417 (metacat): Added debug statements that tell which subtest is being run.
02:47 PM Revision 4416 (metacat): Display the deb.runConfiguration property in debug
02:46 PM Revision 4415 (metacat): Add additional indexed to match postgres scripts
02:46 PM Revision 4414 (metacat): Re-add the xml_node id trigger. In oracle, this gets blown away when we switch tables.
02:45 PM Revision 4413 (metacat): Add nodedatanumerical column and associated population sql
02:44 PM Revision 4412 (metacat): Add date to log output. Shorten Metacat to MC
11:09 AM Bug #3379: Test ecogrid in turnkey installation
found some inconsistencies in the metacat implementation of the services WRT looking up metacat properties: many prop... ben leinfelder


02:45 PM Revision 4411 (metacat): improve clarity of the available cart actions by:
-hiding/showing the logical options for a given screen (only allowed to remove when viewing the cart)
-refresh when c...
ben leinfelder
11:19 AM Revision 4410 (metacat): make "add to cart" more obvious (with icon, too!)
ben leinfelder


06:23 PM Revision 4409 (metacat): Add new variable to see if resolver download a new schema.
Jing Tao
05:40 PM Revision 4408 (metacat): Add debug statements to the bypass config section
04:33 PM Bug #3498 (Resolved): Metacat shows as unconfigured if an error is thrown
If during configuration an error is thrown and the user is returned to the main configuration screen, all the section... Michael Daigle
04:29 PM Bug #3497 (Resolved): Fix Deploy dir autodiscovery mechanism
Currently the code that attempts to auto-discover the deployment directory doesn't work if the code is deployed somew... Michael Daigle
11:15 AM Revision 4407 (metacat): Delete test document after test is through.
11:15 AM Bug #3496 (Resolved): The registry should generate EML 2.1.0 documents
The perl registry script (register-dataset.cgi) currently generates EML 2.0.1 documents. New changes such as updated... Shaun Walbridge
11:08 AM Revision 4406 (metacat): Add support email to configuration error messages
11:06 AM Bug #3495 (Resolved): Incorporate EML 2.1.0 access changes in metacat
EML 2.1.0 has changes to the access tree structure. Metacat needs to read and insert the correct access information. Michael Daigle
10:08 AM Bug #3462: Maps do not display in Firefox version 3
looks good on dev server - even with firebug enabled (ff 3.0.3 with fb 1.2.1 on my Mac). ben leinfelder
10:02 AM Revision 4405 (metacat): Make ecogrid deploy directories relative paths.
09:58 AM Revision 4404 (metacat): the metacat directory no longer has to be set for ecogrid (seek) checkout and build.
09:57 AM Revision 4403 (metacat): Reload backup properties after they are changed so it will show up on the configuration form when you go back to it.
09:57 AM Revision 4402 (metacat): Show selected value in dropdown field
09:35 AM Bug #3494 (Resolved): Test metacat against oracle
Metacat needs to be tested against an oracle database. This includes testing upgrades from each version to the curre... Michael Daigle
09:31 AM Bug #3493 (Resolved): Add utilities module to fullclean/build
Currently, the utilities module is managed separately from metacat in a metacat build. A fullclean in metacat build ... Michael Daigle


05:28 PM Revision 4401 (metacat): Add schema locations for 2.1.0
05:27 PM Revision 4400 (metacat): Handle ignoring oracle errors when we try to delete an object that doesn't exist. Also, add parsing for sql script with pl/sql.
03:43 PM Revision 4399 (metacat): adding document "cart" feature to metacat. will not be highly published as a feature until well-vetted.
ben leinfelder
03:10 PM Revision 4398 (metacat): add login feature for first. integrates with existing metacat-skin-based login approach.
only show cart for authenticated users. ben leinfelder
03:01 PM Revision 4397 (metacat): add logout link.
do not search for cart documents if the cart is empty. ben leinfelder
10:47 AM Revision 4396 (metacat): minor fix
10:46 AM Revision 4395 (metacat): Change unaffliated to match the LDAP name
10:28 AM Revision 4394 (metacat): Further rework on ldapweb.cgi for 1.9 compatibility. Finished changes needed to have skinnable presentation for ldapweb.cgi, and reworked the organization logic to be compatible with our current method of storing the data (organization.* within


04:11 PM Revision 4393 (metacat): add spinner for long searches
ben leinfelder
04:10 PM Revision 4392 (metacat): highlight the cart contents on reload
ben leinfelder
04:09 PM Revision 4391 (metacat): use regular hyperlink to viewing question (item) details - nested form elements were causing grief after being included with ajax calls.
ben leinfelder
04:06 PM Revision 4390 (metacat): refresh the entire cart view when modifications are made.
add icons to many of the control features (download, remove...) ben leinfelder
04:02 PM Revision 4389 (metacat): show selected metadata fields in the cart view and allow them to be removed from said view
ben leinfelder


05:41 PM Revision 4388 (metacat): added Scriptaculous effects to many of the ajax calls.
neat-o! ben leinfelder
04:04 PM Revision 4387 (metacat): can now select and save metadata fields from a document and use them when merging across documents in the "cart"
ben leinfelder
04:02 PM Revision 4386 (metacat): use full width of the screen
ben leinfelder
02:52 PM Bug #3262: New documents explicitly set as public access don't show up correctly
Tested against trunk, everything seems fine. Likely this problem has been fixed in the past 4 months of Metacat devel... Shaun Walbridge
01:39 PM Bug #3019: Remove usage of .lastid files within the registry
Fixed in r4378. Instead of storing the last used id (lastid) on disk, just perform a lookup each time, eliminating th... Shaun Walbridge
11:28 AM Revision 4385 (metacat): Convert remainder of tests that use PropertyService to extend the MCTestCase class
11:28 AM Revision 4384 (metacat): Convert remainder of tests that use PropertyService to extend the MCTestCase class
11:27 AM Revision 4383 (metacat): Add properties file that tells tests where to look for configured metacat application.
09:37 AM Revision 4382 (metacat): Have test cases read properties from configured file.


04:44 PM Revision 4381 (metacat): add "cart" information (won't work for others until i commit the backing classes in meetacat servlet...but need to track the changes for this now).
ben leinfelder
04:43 PM Revision 4380 (metacat): add "cart" information (won't work for others until i commit the backing classes in meetacat servlet...but need to track the changes for this now).
ben leinfelder
04:42 PM Revision 4379 (metacat): [optionally] view assessment details from within results set
ben leinfelder
04:42 PM Revision 4378 (metacat): Number of fixes, including removing all lastid code and replacing with a single function which always queries remotely instead of relying on lookups, solving #3019. Fixed parsing of spatial coordinates for site-based skins, removed dependency on AppConfig as we're fully using .properties files at this point.
04:40 PM Revision 4377 (metacat): parameterize the div used for ajax results
ben leinfelder
04:19 PM Revision 4376 (metacat): Enable upload as default on NCEAS skin
04:18 PM Revision 4375 (metacat): Export environment variables in tomcat startup file
04:15 PM Revision 4374 (metacat): correct targets for links in iframe
ben leinfelder
04:11 PM Revision 4373 (metacat): Change references of baseUrl to contextUrl, fix parsing error in confirmData which was throwing errors due to invalid keyword counts
01:50 PM Revision 4372 (metacat): Created a distbin target that creates a binary zip and tar.gz which has the war file and supporting install files.
11:33 AM Revision 4371 (metacat): Add SpecNet .properties file for registry usage
10:37 AM Revision 4370 (metacat): Added required options for setting default public on documents, special flag for ESA documents
09:39 AM Revision 4369 (metacat): build from within ant. Deploy cgi files to lib dir inside metacat.
09:36 AM Revision 4368 (metacat): Source the lib directory in the metacat application. This is the new location of
09:34 AM Revision 4367 (metacat): Add application.tempDir to configuration form and documentation.
09:33 AM Revision 4366 (metacat): Add cpan install description for Config::Properties package


03:26 PM Revision 4365 (metacat): rearrange pages, search features, etc...
ben leinfelder
03:25 PM Revision 4364 (metacat): search within specific fields - with option for matching any vs. all
ben leinfelder


04:52 PM Revision 4363 (metacat): search method for retrieving specific documents (matching docid)
ben leinfelder
04:51 PM Revision 4362 (metacat): added place holders for structured search fields
ben leinfelder
04:50 PM Revision 4361 (metacat): added place holders for structured search fields
ben leinfelder
08:31 AM Revision 4360 (metacat): Add debug statements
08:29 AM Revision 4359 (metacat): Fix workgroup description


11:17 AM Bug #3486: "View Metadata" link tries downloading object instead of displaying object metadata
Shaun found the issue an fixed it by adding additional properties to skins properties. Michael Daigle
10:59 AM Bug #1601: Metacat will add default value for optional parameter into eml 2 document
Read problem is solved by retrieving doc from disk. Insert problem defered to 1.9.1 Michael Daigle


04:01 PM Bug #1601: Metacat will add default value for optional parameter into eml 2 document
Still want to fix it for future docs in the db. Michael Daigle
03:49 PM Bug #1601: Metacat will add default value for optional parameter into eml 2 document
In Metacat 1.9, the document is read back from disk, so it will be returned verbatim. Michael Daigle
03:48 PM Bug #2564: escaped "less than" in inlinedata causes invalid eml output
The document is read from disk in 1.9. This means whatever was submitted will be returned verbatim. Michael Daigle
03:45 PM Bug #3478: Cannot insert XML documents
Created DBService class and made sure this class was only instantiated after the properties were configured. This as... Michael Daigle
03:29 PM Bug #3486: "View Metadata" link tries downloading object instead of displaying object metadata
testing this on my localhost works as it does in production - I get metadata page for the particular entity I have cl... ben leinfelder


05:32 PM Revision 4358 (metacat): Replace usage of temp-dir with proper application.tempDir property
02:54 PM Bug #3487: Fix data creation issues w/ spatial coordinates, state selection
fixed in r4357. Shaun Walbridge
02:52 PM Bug #3487 (Resolved): Fix data creation issues w/ spatial coordinates, state selection
The regular expression to ignore the default choice of 'Select state or territory here' fails as !=~ isn't the correc... Shaun Walbridge
02:54 PM Revision 4357 (metacat): Further improvements to the registry to properly support the new properties. Removed all variables previously passed around between forms which should always be available canonically from the file and replaced with refences to properties value for the skin being used. Removed some cruft from both files, fixed mior issues mentioned in bug #3487.
01:39 PM Revision 4356 (metacat): Increase test cases to include testing read action which reads file from disk and squery which reads from db. Create separate cases for eml 2.0.1 and 2.1.0
01:38 PM Revision 4355 (metacat): Move common constants into MCTestCase base class
01:31 PM Bug #3486 (Resolved): "View Metadata" link tries downloading object instead of displaying object metadata
In the previous release of Metacat, the 'View Metadata' link leads to a separate page of Metadata about the particula... Shaun Walbridge
08:28 AM Revision 4354 (metacat): Add jstl jar files for sbclter skin
08:28 AM Revision 4353 (metacat): Remove backed up resultset.xsl files
08:27 AM Revision 4352 (metacat): Fix duplicate COMMON_SEARCH_METACAT_POST_FIELDS variable.
08:26 AM Revision 4351 (metacat): Change METACAT_URL to SERVLET_URL
08:26 AM Revision 4350 (metacat): Include global session variables


04:55 PM Revision 4349 (metacat): set the sessionId from the SessionData object
ben leinfelder
02:56 PM Revision 4348 (metacat): Remove ant tokens


02:27 PM Revision 4347 (metacat): Replace Ant tokens


09:41 AM Revision 4346 (metacat): add closing </distribution> tag to regex for inline data.


02:24 PM Revision 4345 (metacat): Added top level files for sbclter skin

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