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Re: Disabling meta tag support/searching

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)>
Date: Thu May 01 2003 - 22:02:21 GMT
On Thu May 01, 2003 at 02:44:31PM -0700, Seth Eilbott wrote:

> We would like to search for strings that include equal signs -- such
> as "user=Seth" -- but, of course, SWISH-E processes them as meta tag
> references.  I understand this and am not complaining about it, but I
> am searching for a way to convince SWISH-E to treat strings like this
> as regular text.

Not really.  You can add "=" to Wordcharacters and then search like:


Your other option is to use a phrase search:

   "user seth"

> So.... Is there any way to disable meta tag support in SWISH-E, or
> a way to specify that phrases with '=' in them should be treated as
> regular text?

Of course the other way to do that is to hack the source and run a different
statically-built binary.

Bill Moseley
Received on Thu May 1 22:02:54 2003