[MIMAS logo] MIMAS Metadatabase: Logs

The table below details the information logged when the Metadatabase is accessed. This information is used to produce the monthly statistics. Currently not all of this information is processed to generate the statistics. Future work could investigate accesses to the Metadatabase in further depth, for instance the particular searches made.

Link in MMDOuter Session Id DateTime IPRemoteHost Option Result Search
orZ39.50Tag XMLValue XMLValue XMLValue XMLXML XMLValue XMLValue XMLValue
SearchmdLogsessidnumberdate yyyy-mm-ddtimeHH:MM:SSipmachine opt1resNumber hitssrch Search
Full RecordmdLogsessidnumberdate yyyy-mm-ddtimeHH:MM:SSipmachine opt2resMMD idsrch blank
Z39.50 searchmdLogsessid"z"numberdate yyyy-mm-ddtime(n/a)ipmachine opt3resNumber hitssrch Search
OAIPMH RequestmdLogsessid(n/a)date yyyy-mm-ddtimeHH:MM:SSipmachine opt4res(n/a)srchVerb

The MIMAS Metadatabase project was funded by the Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) for the UK Higher and Further Education Councils as part of the JISC Services DNER: Z39.50/Authentication Programme.

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