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Re: Novice question: unknown MetaNames error

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)>
Date: Fri Jan 16 2004 - 00:49:32 GMT
On Thu, Jan 15, 2004 at 04:03:29PM -0800, David Wood wrote:
> Hi folks,
> OK, perhaps this makes me a newbie-newbie, but why would adding 
> 'description' to PropertyNames help here?  I thought MetaNames were things 
> to _search_ on, and PropertyNames were things to _display_ in search 
> results.  And in Julie's example she had 'description' in MetaNames, 
> _searched_ on 'description', and didn't try to display any wacky 
> properties.  So why didn't her initial example work?

It didn't, I'm sure.

My guess is that the MetaNames was added later and not reindexed.  Then 
the PropertyNames was added and only then was swish-e run again.

[anyone else notice that message threading finally works!]

Bill Moseley
Received on Fri Jan 16 00:49:40 2004