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Re: help SWISH-E Indexing

From: Ron Klatchko <ron(at)>
Date: Thu Mar 18 1999 - 00:33:49 GMT

SWISH-E does not directly support limiting which files you index by data.
But if you can use another process to generate a list of filenames (if
you're on Unix, find should be able to do the trick) and then create a
config file with the filenames you wish to index, you should be able to do
what you want to do.


At 03:41 PM 3/17/99 -0800, Sharon Levy wrote:
>I was wondering if it is possible to index files by dates, so that the
>search engine would only locate files within certain dates.  If so, what
>command line switch would I use and what would the exact syntax be?  I've
>looked at the command indexing options and it doesn't appear that this
>particular option exists.  Am I wrong?  Also, if it doesn't exist, would
>this mean necessarily that the C source code for SWISH would need to be
>amended to make this kind of option possible? Or, is there an easier/simpler
>I look forward to your reply.
>Many thanks.
          Ron Klatchko - Manager, Advanced Technology Group           
           UCSF Library and Center for Knowledge Management           
Received on Wed Mar 17 16:32:18 1999