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Subversion repository with group-based access control

A quick guide to set up a SVN repository with group-based access control on Ubuntu 14.04 server:

  • install subversion
$ sudo apt-get install subversion

Upgrade EOL Ubuntu 13.04 (raring) to 14.04 (trusty)

This post is a guide on how to upgrade Ubuntu 13.04 (raring) to Ubuntu 14.04 (trusty) using aptitude.

The recommended way to upgrade to a new release, is to run do-release-upgrade. 425 more words

Presentations from the Repository and Research Support Seminar, Swansea University July 21st 2014

Swansea University Library recently organized a highly informative seminar day for WHELF on repositories and supporting research. The event covered a wide range of topics from the Welsh Repository Network and the WW1 project, to REF, bibliometrics, ORCID and the experiences of the NLW and Swansea University visit to Antwerp, Ghent and Brussells to find out more about Flanders coordinated approach to digital heritage management. 260 more words


Forthcoming event: Repositories and Digitisation day @ NLW

An event is being held at the National Library of Wales to inform, discuss and share experiences on repositories and digitisation on Tuesday 23rd September 2014. 385 more words


Job Opportunity in Data Curation/Publication

Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) seeks a Research Analyst to join the Data Analysis/Data Publication team. This team is leading an innovative and exciting new part of IPA’s effort to promote high quality research: releasing research data from social science experiments publicly, for re-use and replication. 81 more words


Finding New Resources: OpenLibrary

In my search for new sources of data I stumbled upon the site OpenLibrary quite by accident. The site is closely affiliated with internet archive and contains ebook versions of a number of older texts. 51 more words