On Sun, Dec 07, 2003 at 02:32:29AM -0800, John Angel wrote:
> > > file are being written. If I kill this crawl by terminating spider.pl,
> > > there any way convert those .temp files left by the terminated crawl to
> > > usable indices?
> > Yes. You send the spider a SIGHUP and the spider will stop spidering
> > and swish-e will write the index.
> This should be in FAQ.
Or maybe in the documenation in a nice big <h1> titled "SIGNALS"? ;)
Sending a SIGHUP to the running spider will cause it to stop spidering.
This is a good way to abort spidering, but let swish index the documents
retrieved so far.
Received on Sun Dec 7 13:53:49 2003