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Re: Using catdoc/xpdf in WinNT environment

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)>
Date: Fri Nov 30 2001 - 15:46:19 GMT
At 04:32 PM 11/30/01 +0100, Bertus Douma wrote:
>Hello Bill.
>Thanks for your reaction: sadly the alternative thing doesn't work:

E:\Program Files\SWISH-E>type c
FileFilter .pdf  pdftotext.exe  '"%p" -'
IndexOnly .pdf
IndexContents TXT .pdf

E:\Program Files\SWISH-E>dir *.pdf

 Volume in drive E is SCRATCH
 Volume Serial Number is 6EFC-2A9A
 Directory of E:\Program Files\SWISH-E

summer~1 pdf        36,564  05-30-01 10:40a Summer Sailstice Flyer2.pdf
         1 file(s)         36,564 bytes
         0 dir(s)        8,796.88 MB free

E:\Program Files\SWISH-E>swish-e -c c -i .
Indexing Data Source: "File-System"
Indexing "."
Removing very common words...
no words removed.
Writing main index...
Sorting words ...
Sorting 139 words alphabetically
Writing header ...
Writing index entries ...
  Writing word text: Complete
  Writing word hash: Complete
  Writing word data: Complete
139 unique words indexed.
4 properties sorted.
1 file indexed.  36564 total bytes.
Elapsed time: 00:00:01 CPU time: 00:00:01
Indexing done!

Bill Moseley
Received on Fri Nov 30 15:46:58 2001