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RE: Indexing pdf and doc

From: Smith, Sarah <sarah.smith(at)>
Date: Tue Dec 21 2004 - 20:30:44 GMT
WvWare appears to work from the command line and catdoc works up to a
point, where it inserts a number of question marks.

-----Original Message-----
From: Bill Moseley [] 
Sent: Tuesday, December 21, 2004 12:14 PM
To: Smith, Sarah
Cc: Multiple recipients of list
Subject: Re: Indexing pdf and doc

On Tue, Dec 21, 2004 at 12:01:04PM -0800, Smith, Sarah wrote:
> Searching on Google, I found: "It can find catdoc.exe, but this is the

> error it returns when it can't find the document to parse." And when I

> tried using wvWare.exe instead, I get the error: No such file '"@\' 
> (whatever that means). The actual doc file names have no spaces and 
> are only alphanumeric (no underscore or punctuation marks).

All FileFitler does is take your commands and pass them to the shell for
processing.  So try those command from the command line and see if it
works.  Once you know that works then enter the command in the swish
config file.

Bill Moseley

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