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[SOLVED] "Bad namespace-identifier" when registering our OAI

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[SOLVED] "Bad namespace-identifier" when registering our OAI

Postby mbria » Fri Jan 18, 2008 6:04 am


I'm trying to register our magazine at OpenArchives and when I submit our OAI, the validation test returns this:

[PASS] Correctly reports OAI-PMH protocol version 2.0

[PASS] baseURL supplied matches the Identify response

[PASS] Datestamp granularity is 'seconds'

[PASS] earliestDatestamp is 2001-03-31T22:00:00Z

[PASS] oai-identifier description for version 2.0 is being used

[FAIL] Bad namespace-identifier (repositoryIdentifier element) 'AtheneaDigital' in oai-identifier declaration. See section 2.1 of the OAI Identifier specification for details (http://www.openarchives.org/OAI/2.0/gui ... tifier.htm).

I understand that instead of "AtheneaDigital", following the DTD, the namespace-id need to be "atheneadigital.net" or something similar, but...
where at OJS interface could this namespace be changed?

Thanks a lot for your help,

Last edited by mbria on Wed Jan 23, 2008 3:34 am, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: "Bad namespace-identifier" when registering our OAI

Postby asmecher » Fri Jan 18, 2008 9:53 am

Hi mbria,

Check at the bottom of your config.inc.php file.

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[SOLVED] "Bad namespace-identifier" when registering our OAI

Postby mbria » Wed Jan 23, 2008 3:33 am

Thanks Alec,

It worked perfectly.


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