Ethan, the dynamic terms, indicating their linking/relevancy also as main or
cross references will be of interest also to the VUfind group.
Kindest thanks, Yašaqov
On 12/11/09 12:04 PM, "Ethan Gruber" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Well, the way it works is that I put all of the LC subject authority
> headings into a Solr index and my XForms application reads and parses XML
> available through a URL (Solr search results). I don't have any firm ideas
> how to tie relevancy in via Worldcat data, but I have a vague idea how I
> will experiment with merging data from fastoutput.txt that Ralph provided
> into the Solr index to make terms more relevant rather than simply ordered
> alphabetically. I should be able to make the TermsComponent results come
> back by each keystroke in Orbeon, but I'll have to fiddle with the js they
> prepackaged in a jar file.
> If you go to http://beta.scholarslab.org:9080/orbeon/ead/?guide=t1 and then
> click on the tab for archival description, you can scroll down to Controlled
> Access Headings. The Subject input is tied to the terms in Solr, but it's
> not dynamic yet. The autosuggest options are from a static list of 250
> terms from the index. Why those particular terms are shown out of hundreds
> of thousands, I don't know.
> On Fri, Dec 11, 2009 at 11:36 AM, Ya'aqov Ziso <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> > Ethan, so you will be dynamcally generating XForms for each term in the
>> > FAST
>> > index? and display what the user selects? how will you make them more
>> > relevant?
>> > Could you point us to any user interface where one can see some sample
>> > snippets? Kindest thanks, Yašaqov
>> > On 12/11/09 10:46 AM, "Ethan Gruber" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>> > > Hi Yašaqov,
>>> > >
>>> > > Many of the indexes we've built over the last three years or so at the
>> > UVa
>>> > > Library have been Lucene/Solr. What I am working on is actually in no
>> > way
>>> > > connected to blacklight. I'm interested in using Solr with the subjects
>> > for
>>> > > autosuggest because I can generate XForms instances dynamically from
>>> > > TermsComponent.
>>> > >
>>> > > Ethan