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Re: <font> tag appears in SwishTitle?

From: Peter Karman <peter(at)>
Date: Fri Aug 19 2005 - 14:31:07 GMT
sounds like maybe the html in the swishtitle is getting filtered to be 'safe' 
html, thus turning < into &lt; and so forth.

Does the highlighting code do that kind of filtering? or some other place in the 


Loren Gordon scribbled on 8/19/05 8:55 AM:

> Hello,
> I'm trying to figure out why the <font style= ></font> tag keeps appearing in the title of returned documents.
> In my swishcgi.conf, I added a definition for the metagroup "all" that includes swishdefault, swishtitle, and swishdocpath.
> meta_groups => { 
> all => [qw/ swishdefault swishtitle swishdocpath /],
> },
> I also added "all" to the searchable metanames.
> metanames => [qw/ all swishdefault swishtitle swishdocpath /],
> When conducting the search, if I select the "All" radio button, I keep getting the <font> tags in the title of the returned documents. The text within the font tag is the search term. Like this:
> <font style="background:#FFFF99">Search term</font>Some more title
> If I select the "Title & Body" radio button (swishdefault), I don't get the tags. It looks like this:
> Search term Some more title
> I'm guessing it has something to do with the highlighting, but I'm not sure how to change the behavior. Any ideas?
> Thanks,
> Loren

Peter Karman  .  .  peter(at)
Received on Fri Aug 19 07:31:08 2005