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    How to alter bibliographic or holdings information displayed in record display

    • Product: Voyager
    • Product Version: 7.0.1


    How to change the fields in record display in a record views (bibliographic and holdings) in Tomcat WebVoyage?


    Always back up your file before making changes.

    1. Log on to server as voyager user.
    2. cd /m1/voyager/xxxdb/tomcat/vwebv/context/vwebv/ui/<skin>/xsl/contentLayout/configs
    3. Select the file to edit based on type of record fields are in:
      1. displaycfg.xml -- bibliographic record fields
      2. displayHoldings.xml -- mfhd/holdings record fields
    4. Make backup copy of file.
    5. Edit file with desired changes (see Additional Information for examples).
    6. Save changes and test.

    Additional Information

    Example 1: add 346 field to display, edit displaycfg.xml

    Add section for new field:

    <!--added on {date} for RDA records-->
    <displayTags label="Video Characteristics:">
    <displayTag field="346" indicator1="X" indicator2="X" subfield="ab"/>

    which will display 346 with any indicator values, subfields a and b.
    Save changes.

    Example 2: Remove Notes from Holdings display; edit displayHoldings.xml

    Find relevant section in file:

    <holdingsTags label="Notes:">
    <displayTag field="852" indicator1="X" indicator2="X" subfield="z" />

    Comment out the section to suppress display:

    <!-- commented out {date} by ExL
    <holdingsTags label="Notes:">
    <displayTag field="852" indicator1="X" indicator2="X" subfield="z" />

     Save changes.


    See also: 

    Acceptable codes for MARC indictor fields in Voyager displaycfg and displayHoldings XML files

    For information on the Display Codes see the WebVoyáge Architecture Overview and Configuration Models, Chapter 7, Tables 7-1 and 7-2.

    • Article last edited: 24-Sep-2019
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