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Swish-E and PDF Files

From: Chris Humphries <ChrisJMH(at)>
Date: Wed Jan 26 2000 - 12:49:48 GMT
I would not expect Swish-E to be able to index PDF files (Adobe's 
P(ortable) D(ocument) F(ormat) files) without some kind of preprocessing. I 
was wondering whether, in anyone's expert opinion, Swish-E could be 
configured to preprocess a PDF file and index it.

I realise that some custom programming may be necessary, and I have no idea 
how one might persuade any Adobe package to do the unpacking for you in 
such a way that you'd have access to the results.

Any comments?

Chris Humphries
Received on Wed Jan 26 07:52:49 2000