Changes for Net::Z3950 module, version 0.36
12th September 2003
Changes between versions
0.36 (Fri Sep 12 23:47:00 2003):
- Add support for the OPAC record syntax: OPAC records are now
translated into self-describing Perl data-structures, blessed
into the class Net::Z3950::Record::OPAC. There is a
rudimentary renderer included in that class, but sophisticated
applications will want to deal with the data structure itself.
To see it in action, use something like:
perl samples/simple.pl alpha.calarts.edu 210 MARION fruit preferredRecordSyntax 35
WARNING: for some servers,
you must request elementSetName F, otherwise
you'll just be fed USMARC records whatever your
- Deal better with unrecognised or malformed APDUs from the
server, e.g. library.ucfv.bc.ca:2200/unicorn when
asked for the USMARC record found by @attr 1=4 time.
Now, the operation fails with diagnostic code 1001 (Malformed
- Change all <email@example.com> addresses to
<firstname.lastname@example.org>. (This change is well overdue,
since I changed jobs seven months ago!)
- Fix reference for PQF in the YAZ manual.