U.S. Geological Survey

USGS NSDI Training for creation of formal metadata
Workshop session two

Introduction to metadata parsers: mp and cns


Following this session workshop participants will understand the purpose of mp and cns, and will be able to interpret error messages and warnings generated by these programs.

Topics of discussion

  1. Motivation (from GD strategy): purpose of parsers

  2. How parsers work (not too long, I promise! ;-)

  3. Break

  4. Hands-on session
    1. Exercise 1: Using mp
    2. Exercise 2: Pre-processing metadata using cns

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