[Archivesspace_Users_Group] Agent suggestions in 2.4.1
ltang5 at lib.msu.edu
Mon Sep 17 13:31:47 EDT 2018
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On 9/12/18, 10:30 AM, "archivesspace_users_group-bounces at lyralists.lyrasis.org on behalf of Blake Carver" <archivesspace_users_group-bounces at lyralists.lyrasis.org on behalf of blake.carver at lyrasis.org> wrote:
Is this the same issue?
From: archivesspace_users_group-bounces at lyralists.lyrasis.org <archivesspace_users_group-bounces at lyralists.lyrasis.org> on behalf of Olivia S Solis <livsolis at utexas.edu>
Sent: Wednesday, September 12, 2018 9:54:33 AM
To: Archivesspace Users Group
Subject: [Archivesspace_Users_Group] Agent suggestions in 2.4.1
We have been having a problem with the auto-complete suggestions for linked agents in our upgrade from 1.5.3 to 2.4.1. 2.4.1 does not always present relevant suggestions. For example, we have an existing corporate agent, "Texas Federation of Music Clubs." When I try to add the agent, it presents the following:
[Screen Shot 2018-08-31 at 2.41.48 PM.png]
So it is pulling suggestions from the family agents. Similarly, we have an agent person "Smith, Liz, 1923-2017." It does not present her as an option unless we type ", " after her name. Someone who wants to add her, though, won't necessarily know that she's got a date addition. Again it pulls from family agents.
[Screen Shot 2018-09-12 at 8.44.48 AM.png]
[Screen Shot 2018-09-12 at 8.44.59 AM.png]
This what the suggestions looked like in 1.5.3 for us:
[Screen Shot 2018-08-31 at 3.49.41 PM.png]
Has anyone else had a problem with this? Trying to figure out if this is an issue with 2.4.1 or with our data. Perhaps we've got something configured incorrectly in our settings?
We've already tried re-indexing, but that did not help.
Any suggestions would be great!
Olivia Solis, MSIS
Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
The University of Texas at Austin
2300 Red River St. Stop D1100
Austin TX, 78712-1426
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