ddi2

XML Beans for DDI 1/2.x

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Description: 

Apache XMLBeans packages for DDI 1.0, 1.1, 1.2, 1.2.1, 1.2.2, 1.3, 2.0 and 2.1. XMLBeans is a technology for accessing XML by binding it to Java types. For more information, see http://xmlbeans.apache.org/

Creator(s)
Name(s) of individual author(s)/programmer(s): 
DDI Foundation Tools Program
Name(s) of institution(s): 
DDI Foundation Tools Program
Contact email: 
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Availability: 
No longer developed, but still available
Operating system requirements
Supported Operating Systems: 
Win32
Win64
Macintosh
Programming/scripting languages used: 
Java, XML
DDI version(s) supported: 
1.x
2.0
Type: 
Components
Exports DDI XML: 
Yes
Imports DDI XML: 
Yes

XCONVERT

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Description: 

A tool to convert SAS, SPSS, and Stata data definitions to DDI. The XCONVERT documentation also explains how to convert an SPSS system file into an ASCII data file and a matching DDI file.

Creator(s)
Name(s) of individual author(s)/programmer(s): 
CSM Program, Univ. of Calif., Berkeley
Contact email: 
sda@berkeley.edu
Availability: 
Unknown
Operating system requirements
Supported Operating Systems: 
Win32
Linux32
Other
If other, please describe:: 
Solaris
DDI version(s) supported: 
2.1
Type: 
Software
Exports DDI XML: 
Yes
Imports DDI XML: 
No

queXML

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Description: 

queXML is a simple XML schema for designing questionnaires. Included are stylesheets to administer a questionnaire in PDF (paper), CASES and LimeSurvey (was: phpSurveyor). queXML is compatible with the DDI standard for data description.

Creator(s)
Name(s) of individual author(s)/programmer(s): 
Australian Consortium for Social and Political Research Incorporated
Contact email: 
to be verified
Availability: 
Unknown
Operating system requirements
Supported Operating Systems: 
Other
If other, please describe:: 
to be verified
DDI version(s) supported: 
2.1
Type: 
Software

DDI to DDL

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Description: 

SDA provides an online DDI to DDL Conversion Service. You can upload DDI files from your computer to the conversion service's computer, choose various options, then download the resulting DDL file.

Creator(s)
Name(s) of individual author(s)/programmer(s): 
CSM Program, Univ. of Calif., Berkeley
Contact email: 
sda@berkeley.edu
Availability: 
Unknown
Operating system requirements
Supported Operating Systems: 
Other
If other, please describe:: 
Web-based; OS independent
DDI version(s) supported: 
2.1
Type: 
Software
Imports DDI XML: 
Yes

DDI Index

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Description: 

DDI Index is a Java/Javascript application that provides indexing and searching of XML files created in DDI (Data Documentation initiative) format. Searching and indexing is done using the Lucene search engine library. DDI Index was written by the Australian Social Science Data Archive in 2006 and is distributed under the Apache license.

Creator(s)
Name(s) of individual author(s)/programmer(s): 
Australian Social Science Data Archive
Contact email: 
to be verified
Availability: 
Unknown
Operating system requirements
Supported Operating Systems: 
Other
If other, please describe:: 
to be verified
DDI version(s) supported: 
2.1
Type: 
Software