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Re: [swish-e] Swish-e NOT built on root

From: at <Peter>
Date: Fri, 29 Mar 2013 20:12:57 -0500
david webster wrote on 3/27/13 4:58 AM:

> If I go to a shared server, I understand that I can get the
> application installed even without root access.  My question: since I
> use Swish-e search on 4 web sites, do I have to build 4 instances, or
> can I have a ******.swish (suite of files) for each site and the
> application on only one website?

you only need one copy of the swish-e binary tool on a server, and can create as
many indexes as you want on that server.

> Also, is Swish3 a better application for site search?

Swish3 doesn't have a swish.cgi or search.cgi equivalent, and if you identify as
"non-technical" then no, swish3 is not a better solution for you.

Peter Karman  .  .  peter(at)
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Received on Sat Mar 30 2013 - 01:15:08 GMT