Creating CD/DVD-ROM collections

Creating CD/DVD-ROM collections

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Creating CD/DVD-ROM's from Collections

Installing the Plugin

NB - the plug-in does not work from remote machines - you must use the GLI on the server itself, or alternately use the commandline.

  • Install into gsdl\bin\windows
  • For Remote Machines (not recommended since plugin only works on server)
  1. unzip your file on local machine
  2. ftp the contents of the gsdl-2.xx... onto the hosting machine

Creating Collections From the GLI

Creating Collections From the Command Line (

  1. source setup.bash (in the Greenstone directory)
  2. perl -S bin/script/ -nonetscape <collection-name>

Adding Additional Content

Creating multimedia presentations with an embedded Greenstone distribution