htdig is indexing software similar in concept to Swish-e. It isn’t usually installed out of the box with Linux, but it should be an easily build. Htdig retrieves HTML documents using the HTTP protocol and gathers information This allows the original files to be used by htsearch during the indexing run. This class is meant to interface with the Ht:/Dig programs to be able to index and search Web pages from PHP. It features: Setup a suitable.

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See also questions 5. This will cause Apache to automatically generate idexing index for any directory that does not have an index. Update patches resumed with version 3.

Frequently Asked Questions

The other technique you can use, if you want the directory index to be made by the web server, is to get the server to insert the robots meta tag into the index page it generates.

For the latter, you just need to set the restrict or exclude input parameter in the search form. There are two primary components to ht: There are a variety of reasons ht: The HTML parser in htdig 3. As for practical limits, it depends a lot on how many pages you plan on indexing. This class is meant to interface with the Ht: Options to the program can be given on gdb’s “run” command, and after the program is suspended on fault, you can use the “bt” command.


ht://Dig Frequently Asked Questions

When htdig parses documents and finds hypertext links to other documents hrefsit may reject them for any of several reasons. If you’re unsure of which version you’re running, see question 5. All configuration file attributes have compiled-in, default values. The most common cause of this error is that htdig or htmerge rejected any documents that had been put htdiig the database, leaving an empty database.

You can simply add the directory name to your robots. The drawback of this is that you must maintain the index. The “keywords” input parameter to htsearch has absolutely nothing to do with searching meta keywords fields.

It does mean you have to think before you post a reply, but some would argue that this is a good thing too. Note that the above applies to the 3. Note that if you use the accents algorithm, you need to rebuild the accents htvig each time you update your word database, using “htfuzzy accents”.

Ted Stresen-Reuter had the following tips: This command isn’t in the default rundig script, so you may want to add it there. In any case, you must figure out the reason htdig keeps revisiting the same documents using different URLs, as explained in question 4.

htdig(1) – Linux man page

The PHP guide see contributed guides not only describes a wrapper script for PHP, but also offers a step by step tutorial to the basics of ht: A collection of these is available from Geoff Kuenning’s International Ispell Dictionaries pageand we’re slowly building a collection of word lists on indxing web site.

This function takes an array of values for any Ht: Previous examples have also assumed that ht: This bug is fixed in version 3. Sometimes the URLs vary only slightly, and in subtle ways, so you may have to look htdit to find out what the variation is.


The problem is that the Solaris loader can’t find the library.

Specify where the database files need to go. In paticular, it generates the databases on the fly, which means you don’t have to sort them before searching. This usually has to do with the default document size limit.

If you wish to keep secure and htxig areas on your site separate, and avoid having unauthorized users seeing documents from secure areas in their search results, that takes a bit more effort.

Site Search with HTDIG – devshed

The technical answer is SourceForge’s policy on Reply-To: The same goes for documents in any language if the document is encoded in anything but simple 8-bit character sets. The next step is to configure ht: The most recent exception to this was version 3.

If you have enough indexingg space for two copies of the index database, use -a with the htdig and htmerge processes. All Any Boolean Format: The University at Albany has a good description of how to use the restrict or exclude input parameters: Remove all flags “-ggdb” in Makefile.

The default search results wrapper file, that contains the header and footer together in one file.