On Thu, Jul 9, 2009 at 10:15 AM, Avila, Regina L. <[log in to unmask]>wrote:
> Can anybody share some good tools for massaging metadata? For anything from
> file renaming to cleaning ASCII characters to various formulas? I know
> Excel does a lot of things but I'm looking for other useful software to
> consider. I'm familiar with Parserat, Notepad++, A Better File Rename and a
> few others. Any other gems I should know?
Since I work mostly with MARC records:
- MARC::Record, MARC::Lint
- and the more general: sed, egrep, etc.
A validator for your given data format is usually important to keeping your