The beta2 release now indexes the text found in ALT attributes
for both IMG and AREA elements.
I've updated the WWW.pm Perl library included with SWISH++ to
include the new extract_description() function discussed here.
There's also another new hyperlink() function that makes valid
URL substrings into selectable links in a browser. The
documentation has been updated (but only in the tar file, not
the manual pages directly fom the SWISH++ home page). The
sample search.cgi script has also been updated to use the new
You can obtain the latest beta release from the SWISH++ home
Received on Sat Dec 5 12:51:53 1998