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Evergreen Launchpad Tags

This is a list of official Evergreen Launchpad tags that are in use as of 2020. Tags and tag definitions reflect community practice and can shift over time. Please feel free to edit this list as needed.

Tags with asterisks reflect special community use, described here.

Tag Name Tag Definition
accessibility accessibility concerns & assistive tech (including screen readers, WCAG compliance, alt tags, etc.)
acq Acquisitions interfaces and/or processes
actiontrigger Evergreen's notification/action trigger event tools
addedcontent 3rd party content in Evergreen (Syndetics, Open Library, Content Cafe, et al.)
admin-pages staff client admin pages (Local, Server, Booking, Acquisitions, Workstation)
angular new Angular (as distinguished from AngularJS)
angularcatblocker blocking adoption of the Angular staff catalog
apache Apache webserver used by Evergreen
authentication internal or external authentication
authority authority records & how authorities are used in Evergreen
autosuggest OPAC autosuggest feature
batchedit MARC Batch Edit feature
billing patron billing & payments
*bitesize smaller and/or easier-to-fix bugs – good entry point for new contributors
*bitesize-doc smaller and/or easier-to-fix docs bugs – good entry point for new contributors
booking Booking interfaces and/or processes
bootstrap-blocker should be resolved before the Bootstrap OPAC skin becomes EG's default
browse OPAC's browse search feature
buckets item or record buckets ("patronbuckets" is its own tag)
carousel related to the Carousels feature
cataloging Cataloging interfaces and/or processes
checkin check in interfaces and/or processes
checkout check out interfaces and/or processes
circulation Circulation interfaces and/or processes
collections collections API and/or collections processes
deprecation denotes old code that should be removed from Evergreen
displayfields parts of the MARC record which have been extracted for display and/or reporting
documentation errors found and/or enchancements needed in Evergreen's documentation
edi Electronic Data Interchange, used in Acquisitions interfaces to communicate with vendors
eg-grid general grid issues (see webstaffcolumns for specific issues with columns)
fixedinwebby a bug that is no longer present in the web staff client (most of these eventually get set to Won't Fix)
funds funds & funding sources in Acquisitions
hatch the web client add-on that manages printing to multiple printers
holds patron holds interfaces and/or processes
i18n stands for "internationalization"; used to identify bugs which affect international use of Evergreen
invoice invoicing in Acquisitions
item-tags formerly known as copy tags
itemlocations item or shelving locations (formerly copylocations)
itemtemplates creation & use of item templates (formerly copytemplates)
kpac children's OPAC
ldap Lightweight Directory Access Protocol, a method of authenticating to external services
linkeddata exposing library bib/authority data to the larger internet world via URIs
marc MARC Editor, encoding, workflows, processes, etc.
metarecords grouped records, also known as metabibs
missingpieces Mark Item Missing Pieces function and/or workflows
mobile OPAC or web staff client use on mobile devices
myaccount patron OPAC account
mylists patron OPAC lists
*needsdiscussion bugs or features that are in need of community discussion or input
*needsreleasenote the submitted code needs a release note
*needsrepatch testing revealed that the submitted code needs more work
*needstest the submitted code needs an automated test included
offlin Evergreen's offline interface and/or processes
opac public catalog
orgunitsettings also known as Library Settings Editor, or YAOUS
overdrive related to the Overdrive econtent platform and/or API
parts monograph parts
patron patron users
patronbuckets also known as user buckets
performance speed, time-outs, tuning
permissions user and group permissions
printing printing (often, but not always, receipts)
privacy personally identifiable information and other privacy concerns
*pullrequest working code submitted & ready for review
purchaseorder purchase orders in Acquisitions
qaproject Evergreen Community QA, including issues with buildbot and live tester
rda Resource Description and Access, including new data & field use called for in RDA
receipt payment, checkout, hold, and other receipts
regression an issue previously fixed, but now reoccurring (usually as the result of a related fix accidentally breaking something)
reports Reports interfaces and/or processes
sampledata the community's test data set, also known as "Concerto"
search OPAC search
selfcheck internal patron self-checkout interface and/or processes
serials Serials interfaces and/or processes
*signedoff pullrequested code has been tested and deemed functional by someone other than the submitter
silentfailure an error or failure occurs without a user-visible alert or error message
sip Standard Interchange Protocol (SIP2) – used to communicate between Evergreen and 3rd party devices (often, but not exclusively, selfcheck stations)
sorting catch-all for sorting issues, whether in OPAC or staff client interfaces
spinelabels creation and printing of spine labels
staffcatalog the new Angular staff catalog
statcats statistical categories, both item and patron
supercat Evergreen process that will return a list of record or metarecord information in various formats
surveys Evergreen patron survey feature
terminology the use or misuse of specific interface terms, particularly where names have changed
test-writing-day-1 one-off used for a test-writing day back in 2015
transits item transits, transit-holds, and other adjacent things
usability user interfaces, user experience, and general usability
vandelay MARC import/export interface and/or processes
webstaffblocker an issue serious enough to prevent someone from using the web staff client
webstaffclient to distinguish from the (now-deprecated) XUL client. The use of this tag will likely be deprecated.
webstaffcolumns grid columns in the web staff client
webstaffprodcirc significant bugs in the web client circ interfaces. The use of this tag will eventually be deprecated.
wishlist not a bug but an enhancement or feature request
workstation Evergreen staff client locations
ws-settings workstation settings now stored on the server in config.workstation_setting_type
z3950 Z39.50 import/export interface and/or processes; including MARC Federated Search in Acquisitions
dev/lp_tags.txt · Last modified: 2020/09/21 10:32 by aneiman

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