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Sv: Indexing Problem

From: Nils Lastein <nila(at)>
Date: Tue Oct 12 1999 - 08:34:01 GMT
It might help to set: FollowSymLinks yes to no!


>Dear friends,
>I have installed the Swish-e program on our server. I was trying to index
>the files in one directory. This directory contains so many sub
>directories. But while indexing, its indexing all the subdirectories under
>this directory. What's the way to restrict the indexing to a particular
>directory. There is no links from this directory to the sub directories.
>Pls help me to solve the problem.
>I am copying some command lines from the SWISH configuration file. Pls check.
>IndexDir /usr/home/MYSERVER/usr/local/etc/httpd/htdocs/
>IndexFile /usr/home/MYSERVER/usr/local/swish-e/index.swish
>IndexOnly .html .htm 
>IndexReport 3
>FollowSymLinks yes
>NoContents .gif .xbm .au .mov .mpg
>ReplaceRules replace "/usr/home/MYSERVER/usr/local/etc/httpd/htdocs/"
>FileRules pathname contains admin testing demo trash construction confidential
>FileRules filename is index.html
>FileRules filename contains # % ~ .bak .orig .old old.
>FileRules title contains construction example pointers
>#FileRules directory contains .htaccess
># Files matching the above criteria will *not* be indexed.
>IgnoreWords SwishDefault
>Thanks & regards
>Sheni R Meledath                        
>Web Developer
>Cyber Gear LLC
>P.O. Box 53735, Dubai, UAE
>Tel: (9714) 3312627, Fax: (9714) 3318812
>Web Site:
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Received on Tue Oct 12 01:31:52 1999