Data Aggregation and Interoperability Manager

To install REPOX, Java 6 or higher is required. Java 6 can be downloaded from:
See also the installation instructions. Version History


Version 2.3.7:
  • Log now reflects the errors when harvesting a record with an empty metadata element
  • Log now shows duplicate records

Version 2.3.6:
  • Now it's configurable if the oai responses should present the OAI-PMH namespace (oai:) or not
  • The password recovery feature now only requires the username

Version 2.3.5:
  • Fixed some bugs related to transformation management
  • It is now possible to change the OAI Repository Name and the Maximum number of records in each OAI ListRecords call, through the REPOX Administration UI

Version 2.3.4:
  • Fixed OAI-PMH responses bug

Version 2.3.2:
  • Several harvesting and GUI bugs fixed

Version 2.3.1:
  • Deleted record count fixed
  • REST services now allow the change of Data Set Type (Ex: from Data Set Folder to Data Set OAI)
  • Several GUI bugs fixed

Version 2.2.6:
  • REST service to get statistics
  • Feedback on XSL transformation to a set of records
  • Timezone issues between server and client time on task scheduling solved
  • Data Provider User - Only has access to certain data providers chosen by the Administrator
  • Bug fixes
  • Tag Filter system for data sets
  • Data Provider User - An User that only has access to certain data providers chosen by the Administrator
  • MDR’s Xmapper - Visual mapping definition between schemas

Version 2.2.0:
  • Improve the ingestion of records (from folder)
  • Feature to compare multiple Data Set Information now available
  • Logs are displayed in chronological order in the data set’s view
  • Count of record bug (considering deleted and non deleted records) now fixed
  • REPOX now produces daily zipped logs of it’s activity
  • Rows per page save and load bug fixed
  • Edit Data set of type Z39.50 now working
  • New upload of XSLT removes the XSL from assigned data set
  • Access a data set’s output through links in the OAI-PMH Schemas column
  • Scheduled Task’s list - sorting is now working
  • External services manager - toolbar with edit and delete buttons
  • Is now possible to tag some collections as being sample sets
  • Reload of "referenced/imported" XSLT
  • Possibility to change "from" ingestion date manually
  • Export path to tomcat root directory bug solved

Version 2.1.2:
  • Transformation’s grid on data set form bug fixed
  • Save and Cancel buttons disappear on data set form bug fixed
  • Bug when Edit DS show always ESE data format bug fixed
  • Harvest log in XML format instead of plain text
  • Search Bar results with same string description, always selecting the first option (bug fixed)
  • Collection is marked as failed ingestion although only emailing failed (bug fixed)
  • Filters now compatible with paging
  • New option in the Running Tasks panel to cancel a Running Data Set
  • Standardized data format inconsistencies
  • Support Ingestion through tar.gz files
  • Main grid search bar revamped
  • Transformations and Schemas Filters and search bar
  • Filters and search results now are persistent when performing any operation in the resultant data
  • Last Ingest filter default values : “Last Week”, “Yesterday”, “Last Month”
  • Transformations Form on Data Set creation/edit revamped
  • Countries not showing on Data Provider Form bug fixed

Version 2.0.17:
  • More transformation statistics information (usage number in the data sets)
  • Export bug when creating a Data Set through REST fixed
  • Schedule Tasks List Bug Fixed
  • LDAP Authentication possible in the GUI
  • MDR Integration - Schema and Version Management
  • Polling of external services in the GUI
  • Bug that made the interface to crash occasionally when loading main data fixed (EuDML)
  • REPOX Manual within the installer
  • Fixed the problem when getting records with special ID's

Version 2.0.16:
  • The problem detected using Derby database was fixed
  • The portuguese language interface was added

Version 2.0.15:
  • Increase performance for large collections
  • Bug fixes

Version 2.0.13:
  • GWT user interface
  • RSS updates
  • User feed-back system
  • Compatibility with REST external services

Version 1.7.1:
  • Bug fixes

Version 1.7:
  • Data source ingest status (it allows to the administration to know the current status – ingestion running; ingestion finish with success; ingestion error…)
  • Ingest a sample of records from a specific data source
  • Automatically backup of configuration XML files
  • OAI-PMH tests page - button "check" that fields data formats and sets from URL server
  • Bug fixes

Version 1.6.4:
  • Ingest Sample Record's number

Version 1.6.3:
  • Bug fixes

Version 1.6.2:
  • Allows to ingest records from FTP servers
  • Allows to ingest records from HTTP URL's
  • Bug fixes

Version 1.5.6:
  • Bug fixes - allows to ingest record from https:// server using the OAI-PMH protocol

Version 1.5.4:
  • Bug fixes - allows the import batch records, ignoring the records with character errors

Version 1.5.3:
  • Bug fixes
  • Improve REPOX performance

Version 1.5.1:
  • Bug fixes

Version 1.5:
  • Bug fixes
  • The harvest of single files that contains several records was implemented

Version 1.4.5:
  • Bug fixes
  • Added Z39-50

Version 1.4.3:
  • Scheduling of tasks changed to first action and period (daily, weekly, and every x months)
  • Export records in batches and to a single file
  • Data Source update date only updates for successful ingestions
  • Link to test Data Sources of type OAI-PMH
  • State of the Data Sources
  • Replaced JAAS authentication by Spring Security
  • Solved issue stopping Scheduled Tasks

Version 1.4.2:
  • Bug fixes

Version 1.4.1:
  • Bug fixes

Version 1.4:
  • Added Country to Data Providers
  • Schedule Complete/Incremental harvest for Data Sources with ID
  • Extracted
  • Added relevant fields to statistics
  • Simplified paged list for viewing Data Providers in Home Page
  • Simplified view of single Data Provider and its Data Sources
  • Daily monitoring of OAI-PMH sources
  • Added provenance data to OAI-PMH responses
  • Added task management

Version 1.3.1:
  • Corrected counts in Data Sources with ID Extracted
  • Enabled ingesting very large MarcXchange files
  • Introduced a more simple way of viewing and editing Scheduled ingestings and exporting

Version 1.3:
  • Deleted MarcXchange records supported (recognized and provided by REPOX by OAI-PMH)
  • Support for any data format for OAI-PMH sources
  • Record counts is now in batch processing (which means that record count may not be up to date), there is now a button "Count Records" to update the count in the Data Provider view. This makes the user interface much faster for large sets.
  • "Ingest now" button takes some seconds to start the process (this measure was created to enable managing the ingesting processes in the future).
  • The Scheduling buttons now create a dialog box with improved usability
  • OAI-PMH Tests URL is now recognized for the server in which REPOX is installed
  • Email sent after finishing an ingest process of a Data Source, with the log attached.

Version 1.2:
  • single step creation of a Data Source (the Ingest Process step was included in the Data Source creation)
  • it is possible to use a generic XML Data Source
  • it is now possible to define data mappings for any simple format (with 2 levels: root element and any number of sub-elements)
  • created an experimental installer for Linux, tested on Ubuntu (feedback is appreciated, server installation may not work in non-debian distributions) - to use unzip file and run with root permissions
  • solved problem with creating tags in data mappings in Internet Explorer
  • solved memory problem with large ISO2709 files

Version 1.1:
  • Bug fixes after initial feedback

Version 1:
  • First version of REPOX with Installer
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