On Mon, 22 Jul 2002 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> Hi Group,
> I have three questions regarding Swish-E,
> 1) I wish to download 2.0.5 of Swish-E for use on a UNIX server, but
> am not sure which one to download from http://swish-e.org/Download/ :
That would be the best guess. But I'd recommend using 2.1-dev if just
> 2) Where can I download the C & C++ compilers that I can use to compile Swish-E.
gcc is probably what you want. But the configure script should figure
that out when it's run.
> 3) Looking at the documentation, the installation looks to be quite
> complicated. Is it true that once I get Swish-E working I can create
> a Search Engine (i.e. HTML input form) on a HTML page to search
> through directories of HTML pages. ?
Installation should not be hard.
./configure && make install
would probably install in one line.
Setup to index and search requires a bit more work. Indexing is not hard,
but what you use on the front-end (such as a web CGI script) will take
more work. There's an example CGI script in the example directory of the
Bill Moseley email@example.com
Received on Mon Jul 22 17:50:56 2002