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Re: [swish-e] problem with encodings

From: Peter Karman <peter(at)>
Date: Fri Nov 09 2007 - 04:24:29 GMT
Nikola wrote on 11/8/07 3:24 AM:
> Hello,
> I'm new to Swish-e and I think it's a great tool. Unfortunately I ran into a
> little problem. I indexed a collection of xml files which are encoded in
> Windows-1251. Then I wrote a small cgi script and I started sending queries to
> Swish-e. All was great except one thing. A pretty normal Windows-1251
> character '' is considered by Swish-e for a word delimiter but it's not. I'll
> appreciate any help.
> I'm on Windows XP SP 2 a I have installed Swish-e 2.4.5.
> Best regards,
> Nikola

You likely need to adjust your WordCharacters setting to include the relevant
1251 characters. By default is it Latin1 (iso-8859-1).

Peter Karman  .  .  peter(at)
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Received on Thu Nov 8 23:24:28 2007