That is very strange. I just tried your configuration file and I was able
to spider your site properly. Could you try running swishspider manually.
Run the following command:
/usr/users/bowler/swishe/src/swishspider.pl /tmp/moo http://www.bigelow.org/
and check that the following three files are created:
and then see if moo.links has anything inside of it. Also, do you get any
errors from swishspider?
At 12:53 PM 1/26/99 -0800, Bruce Bowler wrote:
>I'm a swish-e newbie so forgive me. I searched the archive but didn't find
>anything that looked relevant. Maybe my expectations are off...
>I run swish-e as follows....
># /usr/local/bin/swish-e -S http -c bcb.config
>Indexing Data Source: "HTTP-Crawler"
>retrieving http://www.bigelow.org/ (0)...
> (122 words)
>Removing very common words... no words removed.
>Writing main index... 96 unique words indexed.
>Writing file index... 1 file indexed.
>Running time: 1 minute, 7 seconds.
>It's possible that there are 122 words on the main page, but there are also
>lots of links that I would have expected to be followed but apparently
>What I would like from swish-e is to give it a starting point (like
>http://www.bigelow.org/) and have it index all of the local pages
>referenced from there, either directly or indirectly.
>My config file looks like
> IndexDir http://www.bigelow.org/
> IndexFile ./index.swishe
> IndexName "Bigelow Index"
> IndexDescription "This is the index of our site."
> IndexPointer "http://www.bigelow.org/swish/index.html"
> IndexAdmin "Bruce Bowler (email@example.com)"
> MetaNames first author
> IndexReport 3
> FollowSymLinks yes
> IgnoreLimit 50 1000
> IndexComments 0
> MaxDepth 0
> Delay 60
> TmpDir /tmp
> SpiderDirectory /usr/users/bowler/swishe/src
> EquivalentServer http://www.bigelow.org http://alpha1.bigelow.org
>I'm using perl 5.00404 and I think I've installed all of the modules that
>are documented as being needed.
>Bruce Bowler 207.633.9600 (voice)
>Research Associate 207.633.9641 (fax)
>Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences firstname.lastname@example.org
>West Boothbay Harbor ME 04575 http://www.bigelow.org/
Ron Klatchko - Manager, Advanced Technology Group
UCSF Library and Center for Knowledge Management
Received on Tue Jan 26 14:08:21 1999