Appendix D: LOCKSSBAGGER Tool

Description:

This is an appendix to the MetaArchive Final Report. This appendix document describes tools. These tools are designed to facilitate the transfer of data contained within a number of LOCKSS archival units and packaged into bags. The bags are then transferred to the iRODS grid. The user has the option of creating and sending filled bags, or holey bags. The primary tools are written in Python, and make use of the iRODS command line utilities for data transfer.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: March 9, 2012
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
UNT Scholarly Works
Usage:
Total Uses: 29
Past 30 days: 1
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Creator (Author):
Halbert, Martin

Principal Investigator; University of North Texas

Creator (Author):
Hartman, Cathy Nelson

Systems Director; University of North Texas

Creator (Author):
Skinner, Katherine

Outreach Director; Educopia Institute

Creator (Author):
Walters, Tyler

Sustainability Director; Georgia Institute of Technology

Creator (Author):
Schultz, Matt

Project Manager; Educopia Institute

Date(s):
  • Creation: March 9, 2012
Description:

This is an appendix to the MetaArchive Final Report. This appendix document describes tools. These tools are designed to facilitate the transfer of data contained within a number of LOCKSS archival units and packaged into bags. The bags are then transferred to the iRODS grid. The user has the option of creating and sending filled bags, or holey bags. The primary tools are written in Python, and make use of the iRODS command line utilities for data transfer.

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Department: Libraries
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3 p.

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Keyword(s): LOCKSS | Python | iRODS | data transfers
Contributor(s):
Series Title: MetaArchive Cooperative
Partner:
UNT Libraries
Collection:
UNT Scholarly Works
Relation (Is Referenced By): MetaArchive: Final Report, ark:/67531/metadc109710
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc109715
Resource Type: Text
Format: Text
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Access: Public