Release notes

Created: 13-09-2022 - Last updated: 13-09-2022

Update v1.8.0 September 2022

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New features

  • Displays the number of downloads and views for the document and for the attached files, on the document detailed view.
  • Adds a new field relatedTo for documents.

Enhancements

  • Improvements in the deposit editor to facilitate the submitters' work:
    • Adds a placeholder for the identifier field, with an example DOI.
    • Adds a tooltip for the subdivision field.
    • Renames field subjects from Keywords to Subjects, in coherence with the document editor.
  • Optimisation of document indexation by Google Scholar, with dynamically generated sitemaps and display of the full abstract on detailed views.
  • The page footer now contains the software version number and the privacy policy for the SONAR service.
  • Contributors' names are now clickable and point to a list of all their documents.
  • Adds two new document types: Conference presentation (coar:R60J-J5BD) and Book review (coar:c_ba08).
  • Subdocument type for thesis "Other" has been renamed "Other thesis" for clarity.
  • Removes the preview area in the last step of a deposit.
  • Adaptation of the editors to a new version of the ng-core library.
  • OAI-PMH: Adds a direct link to the document's main file in oai_dc export.
  • Updates the help section (flask-wiki) to a new version v0.2.1.

Bug fixes

  • Fixed the subfields numberingVolume and numberingIssues not appearing in partOf for document types where they should.
  • Fixed the partOf.document.contribution not appearing in the editor even if it contained data.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented some organisations to submit resaearch projects.
  • The volume field in the deposit editor is now less strict, in coherence with its document editor counterpart.
  • Fixed an incorrect implementation that truncated values to maximum 50 characters in autocomplete lists.
  • Fixed a problem that prevented users in some organisations to login with Switch edu-ID.

Update v1.7.0 May 2022

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Enhancements

  • Improved the document detail view:
    • The following fields are now displayed: Notes, Content note, Edition statement, Series statement, Accompanying material, Other material characteristics.
    • Improved and completed the display of the field Contained in or submitted to.
    • Added a display distinction between contributors and conferences.
  • The mechanism that automatically identifies an author's affiliation can now recognise multiple affiliations from this field.
  • Improved the Dublin Core export (OAI-PMH) to include:
    • the link to the main file (in the second occurrence of dc:identifier).
    • the language attribute for dc:description, dc:title and dc:subject.

Bug fixes

  • Fixed thumbnails not generated for new deposited files.
  • The author's birth and death dates are now imported from Swisscovery and can be entered in the editor.
  • Fixed a server error that prevented documents with non-preferred abstract languages to be displayed.
  • Fixed images not displayed in the help pages when using an organisation viewcode.
  • Fixed the controlledAffiliation tooltip not being displayed in the administration interface (document detail view).
  • Updated various modules and dependencies.