On Thu, 2005-04-14 at 10:48 -0700, Thomas Nyman wrote:
> From what i can see it appears that swish-e may compile on my mac, but
> what about catdoc and xpdf? Does one need catdoc on a mac or is there
> another tool to use?
You can use "wv2" from fink to parse MS Word documents. xpdf is also in
wv is a more complete MS Word parser than catdoc. And it supports
converting to formats like RTF or HTML. But a few people have reported
it doesn't always work on their documents.
> I'd appreciate any feedback from someone who's running swish-e on
> MacOS-X and indexes word documents as well as other file types.
I don't use MacOS X. So hopefully someone who does use MacOS X will
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