Catalog of Holdings

Media/File Report

Wisconsin basic needs study, 1981-1982.

CA-007-001-1-1-United States-DPLS-1981

Media Number: 7101

Media Type: CD-ROM

Media Format: High Sierra/ISO 9660 Compatible

Date Purchased: 8/1/1996

Date Written: 8/13/1996

Comments: This CD-ROM contains all the files associated with the study. These include both TAR and EXE versions of the data and the documentation (as stored in the FTP directory) plus the original TIF files as scanned from the codebooks.

Position Filename Logical
Record
Length
Block Size Cards per
Observation
Number of
Records
Size File
Description
1 BN_TAR.Z 28000 . 6 10896 305088000 Merged Data File in UNIX TAR and compressed format
  Comments: Merged data file in card image format, stored as UNIX TAR and compressed file.
2 BNS.EXE 28000 . 6 10896 305088000 Merged Data File in PC self-extracting Zip file format
  Comments: Merged data file in card image format, stored as PC-based self-extracting Zip file format.
3 BNSDOC.EXE . 0 Documentation files in PostScript and GIF formats stored as PC-based self-extracting Zip file.
  Comments: Note that this is a massive file! 24 MEG compressed. It is made up of four separate parts: the PostScript files divided into three parts (each a self-extracting Zip file) and the GIF files.
4 BNSDOC.TAR . 0 Documentation files in UNIX TAR format (PostScript files are individually UNIX compressed; GIF files are already compressed).
  Comments: Note that this is a massive file! 35 MEG compressed. It is made of four individual parts--the PostScript files separated into three separate TAR files (each file is individually UNIX compressed) and a fourth TAR file containing the GIF files (they are already compressed).
5 W1TF_TAR.GZ . 0 Original TIFF files as scanned from Codebook for Wave 1
  Comments: This UNIX TAR and GNUZIP'd file contains the original TIFF files as scanned from the Wave 1 Codebook. Uncompressed it is about 2.5 MEG.
6 W2TF_TAR.GZ . 0 Original TIFF files as scanned from Codebook for Waves 2-4.
  Comments: This is the TAR and UNIX GNUZIP'd file containing the original TIFF files as scanned from the Codebook for Waves 2 - 4.
7 W5TF_TAR.GZ . 0 Original TIFF files as scanned from the Wave 5 Codebook
  Comments: This is a UNIX TAR and GNUZIP'd file containing the original TIFF files as scanned from the Codebook for Wave 5.