[Archivesspace_Users_Group] New version of aspace-import-excel, a plugin to support bulk loading of Archival Objects

Majewski, Steven Dennis (sdm7g) sdm7g at virginia.edu
Fri Dec 15 11:20:36 EST 2017

Great news! Thanks. 
I just tried upgrading to 2.2.2 on our test server the other day, and server wouldn’t start until I edited the rubyzip version in the Gemfile. Will upgrade to the current version of the plugin — will make it easier to deploy. 

— Steve. 

> On Dec 15, 2017, at 11:01 AM, Fox, Bobbi <bobbi_fox at harvard.edu> wrote:
> Good morning,
> This message is for those using, or thinking of using, Harvard’s aspace-import-excel, that adds and/or inserts a set of Archival Objects  from an Excel Spreadsheet.
> I’m announcing Version v1.7.1 (Downloadable as a zip at https://github.com/harvard-library/aspace-import-excel/archive/v1.7.1.zip <https://github.com/harvard-library/aspace-import-excel/archive/v1.7.1.zip> ), which addresses two issues:
> -          Incorrect support of “Other Level” for the “Level of Description” column (https://github.com/harvard-library/aspace-import-excel/issues/16 <https://github.com/harvard-library/aspace-import-excel/issues/16>)
> o   “Other Level” has been added to the template dropdown, and another column “Other Level” has been added for entering the free-text value of that level.  If this new column is empty, the plugin will use the default of “unspecified”
> -          Ruby gem clashes with the latest version of ArchivesSpace (https://github.com/harvard-library/aspace-import-excel/issues/17 <https://github.com/harvard-library/aspace-import-excel/issues/17>)
> Note that there is an updated template available with this version; however, if you never use “Other Level”, you may safely continue using spreadsheets based on the old template.
> Cheers,
> Bobbi Fox, Maintainer
> Library Technology Services
> Harvard University
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