Friday, February 13, 2004

Scout Portal Toolkit

SPT (Scout Portal Toolkit) version 1.2.2 has been released, and is now available for download on the Scout web site.

Highlights of this release include:

  • support for editing and browsing multiple Tree (hierarchical controlled vocabulary) fields
  • a new option to automagically populate Tree fields with the GEM subject hierarchy
  • support for unicode UTF-8 character coding
  • improved import and export capabilities, including the ability to import controlled vocabulary (Tree, Controlled Name, Option) values
  • a revamped Advanced Search interface
  • a reworked "Saved Searches" feature (replaces the old "User Agents")
  • new database query caching support, to reduce server loads
  • and various minor bug fixes.

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