Hello All and Mr.Klatchko,
Thanks for pointing out the errors. I have gone ahead and changed the
config file and the HTTP indexing works just fine!( I have enclosed the
modified config file ) However,it is unable to spider down the the links and
index them too. All the links are a part of intra-net and are NOT visible to
the WWW. Is this what's preventing the spider from spidering down.
THanks once again for your help.
On Thu, 25 May 2000 15:49:54 -0700 (PDT), firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> email@example.com wrote:
> > Here is the configuration file for SWISH-E. I am trying to run it
> > front end. The main issue is that it is not working from the web but it
> > working from the command line.Still the issue of spidering down(in the
> > method) or parsing the file system hierarchy(in the file system method)
> > remains unresolved.
> Your config file has a couple of mistakes and misunderstandings. First
> of all, this seems to be a config file for an HTTP spidered index (since
> the HTTP only directives are enabled) yet your index dir is a file
> name. When using HTTP, you need to provide a URL for the index dir.
> Another problem is that TmpDir does not have a space in between it and
> it's value.
> Finally, the ReplaceRules directive is strange. You use the "remove"
> sub-command but provide two parameters; remove only takes a single
> parameter. Anyway, if this is for an HTTP created index, you don't need
> to strip off the beginning of the directory name as that is
> automatically handled (in the sense that the name provided to the index
> function is the name that's stored in the index - since when you
> retrieve a file via HTTP you already have it's exact name; the entire
> ReplaceRules idea is based on indexing the file via it's directory name
> which will need to be rewritten into it's URL).
> Ron Samuel Klatchko - Senior Software Jester
> Brightmail Inc - firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received on Fri May 26 17:32:50 2000