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Re: Storing Descriptions for PDF Files

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)>
Date: Fri Sep 27 2002 - 18:46:16 GMT
At 02:33 PM 09/27/02 -0400, wrote:
>We have lots of PDF files and some of them are very big.  None have a
>metadata description set (the people
>who created them are lazy).
>Will any of the filters parse the document and take the first n characters,
>like what StoreDescription does?


In the simple case you can do something like:

    FileFilter .pdf pdftotext "'%p' -"
    IndexContents TXT .pdf
    StoreDescription TXT 1000

Bill Moseley
Received on Fri Sep 27 18:49:46 2002