I believe curation tasks have been there since 1.7. There might have been some improvements to them in 1.8.

On Feb 22, 2013 9:08 PM, "Calloni, Rodrigo" <RCALLONI@iadb.org> wrote:
Just one question: Is this only available to DSpace 3 and ahead? We are migrating to 1.8.2 next month.

Thanks
Rodrigo

-----Original Message-----
From: ivan.masar@gmail.com [mailto:ivan.masar@gmail.com] On Behalf Of helix84
Sent: Friday, February 22, 2013 3:47 AM
To: Calloni, Rodrigo
Cc: emilio lorenzo; dspace-tech@lists.sourceforge.net
Subject: Re: [Dspace-tech] How to expand DSpace metadata into PDF file preferences?

Emilio's suggestion is very good, because you can also configure a curation task to run as part of the submission process:

https://wiki.duraspace.org/display/DSDOC3x/Curation+System#CurationSystem-Inworkflow


Regards,
~~helix84

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