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configuration:email_alerts [2019/11/11 18:51]
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configuration:email_alerts [2020/12/24 13:37] (current)
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 ====== Email Alerts ====== ====== Email Alerts ======
  
-Starting with release 6.1, VuFind supports "selective dissemination of information" -- users can subscribe to searches and receive regular email alerts when new results appear in those result sets.+Starting with release 6.1, VuFind supports "selective dissemination of information" (SDI) -- users can subscribe to searches and receive notifications in the form of regular email alerts when new records appear in those result sets.
  
 ===== Configuration ===== ===== Configuration =====
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 3. Set up a cron job or other process/workflow for running the [[administration:command_line_utilities#scheduledsearch_controller|command line utility]] ("php $VUFIND_HOME/public/index.php scheduledsearch notify") to send notifications based on user subscriptions. It is generally preferable to run this during a low-volume time since it will potentially perform a large number of searches, imposing a load on Solr. 3. Set up a cron job or other process/workflow for running the [[administration:command_line_utilities#scheduledsearch_controller|command line utility]] ("php $VUFIND_HOME/public/index.php scheduledsearch notify") to send notifications based on user subscriptions. It is generally preferable to run this during a low-volume time since it will potentially perform a large number of searches, imposing a load on Solr.
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 +===== Video =====
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 +The [[videos:xml_change_tracking_and_email_alerts|XML Change Tracking and Email Alerts]] video discusses this feature and demonstrates how to configure and use it.
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