This plugin is specific for
A CIF file.
Contains deposition information, such as user name, password and deposition type:
username: depositor’s user name to access the *COD deposition interface;
password: depositor’s password to access the *COD deposition interface;
deposition-type: determines a type of the deposited CIF file, which can be one of the following:
published: CIF file is already published in a scientific paper;
prepublication: CIF file is a prepublication material and should not be revealed to the public until the publication of a scientific paper. In this case, a
hold_periodalso has to be specified;
personal: CIF file is personal communication.
url: URL of *COD deposition API (optional, default URL is http://test.crystallography.net/cgi-bin/cif-deposit.pl);
journal: name of the journal, where the CIF is/will be published;
user_email: depositor’s e-mail address;
author_name: name of the CIF file author;
author_email: e-mail of the CIF file author;
hold_period: a period (in number months) for the structure to be kept on-hold (only for
deposition_type == 'prepublication').
Contains the result of deposition:
output_messages: lines of output messages and/or errors. For more information refer to outputs for codtools.cif_base plugin.
status: a string, one of the following:
SUCCESS: a deposition is successful, newly assigned *COD number(s) is/are present in
DUPLICATE: submitted data is already in the *COD database thus is not deposited once more;
UNCHANGED: the redeposition of the data is unnecessary, as nothing was changed in the contents of file to be replaced;
INPUTERROR: an error, related to the input, has occurred, detailed reason may be present in
SERVERERROR: an internal server error has occurred, detailed reason may be present in
UNKNOWN: the result of the deposition is unknown.
Run-time errors are returned line-by-line in the