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RE: indexin PDF files

From: Rainer Scherg <Rainer.Scherg(at)>
Date: Thu Jul 22 1999 - 14:24:42 GMT
Mhh, indexing PDF files works fine for us (as I said: some 1000s of pdf 
But I'm using the filesystsem index mode. The spidering mode has not been
tested (because of this it still beta) - I would like to have some 
on this - even if the code change is the same as on the filesystem index

What does not work (AFAIK) is getting links from PDF to HTML pages.
For this, you need a good filter which converts PDF to HTML instead
of TEXT...

cu Rainer

-----Original Message-----
From:	Ibon Aizpurua
Sent:	Thursday, July 22, 1999 9:08 AM
To:	Multiple recipients of list
Subject:	[SWISH-E] indexin PDF files

I'm trying to index the PDF files we have in the server.
As you know the PDF file can have links the same as HTML
files. Is possible take those links to index those files later???
If it is no any idea to develop this????
Another problem  is that I have downloaded the SWISH-E
enhanced with filtering capabilities and it can't index PDF files,


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