At 09:44 AM 12/12/01 -0800, Rick Ciaccio wrote:
>> Don't confuse the search script with swish. Where did you find
>I rename scripts and adjust paths as needed to keep things logical.
Ok, but what script? There's a lot of "swish" scripts around on the web,
so it's helpful for debugging to know exactly what you are using.
>> Anyway, what you need is
>> UndefinedMetaTags ignore
>Ok, so I need this... where does it go? I added it to the config file and
>an error when indexing. I tried adding it to config.h and it wouldn't
Ok, let's start over.
The swish-e home page describes two versions. 2.0.5 which is called the
last "stable" version. That's about a year old or so, I'd guess. It also
describes the development version called 2.1-dev which will be 2.2 some
day. Some day. 2.1 is development, which is scary, but it's probably less
buggy that 2.0.5, but is much better.
The docs I referred you to are for the current dev version. If you went to
the docs page http://swish-e.org/documentation.html you would see this, too.
Now, if you download 2.1-dev, which I'd strongly recommend over 2.0.5, then
you can use the 2.1-dev docs.
You will note that there's a README file which gives an overview, but then
the INSTALL doc goes through basic installation, and then includes a little
tutorial on getting swish to run. Then in the "conf" directory are sample
configuration examples that offer more advanced examples.
Then there's the SWISH-CONFIG doc that describes all the things you can put
in your config file. SWISH-RUN describes running swish (what switches you
can use and where you can put them). There's also the SWISH-FAQ where
common questions and answers might be found. Hopefully that's not too vague.
>This is why I'm so frustrated with Swish, everything is vague... you have
to be a programmer to use it... there are no practical examples anywhere
>programmers can look to for a quick tutorial or setup to get the job done
>without hours of experimantation.
Only hours? I think it's more than that.
>Obviously I'm very frustrated here.
Good. Vent! We are here for you, Rick.
Or better, edit!
Received on Wed Dec 12 20:03:56 2001