My index is built on ActivePerl help files in html format and I used
swish-e from the dos command line to make sure that the CGI interface
doesn't have something to do with the problem.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Bill Moseley" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Rafael Marcus" <email@example.com>; "Multiple recipients of list"
Sent: Friday, January 04, 2002 9:31 AM
Subject: Re: [SWISH-E] SWISH-E is hanging
> At 09:06 AM 01/04/02 -0500, Rafael Marcus wrote:
> >I am not sure which document I should find. The problem is for the
> >word "dereference" swish-e doesn't respond and hangs indefinitely
> >and for "reference" or any other word I get a lot of answers. I couldn't
> >yet find any other word causing a similar situation as the one created by
> >"dereference". Probably someone who knows the internals of swish-e
> >may have an idea.
> Well, yesterday when you posted that I quickly built an index with
> "dereference" which, of course, didn't hang. So just now I started to
> "I doubt that swish-e has any specific dislike for the word
> but (just to make sure;) I search for it in another index I had around and
> it indeed hung!
> So, I'll take a look later today, although I'm not sure I can recreate the
> index that causes the problem.
> Here's the backtrace incase Jose's watching:
> #3 0x4013e338 in _IO_getc (fp=0x80ebca0) at getc.c:39
> #4 0x8057977 in uncompress1 (fp=0x80ebca0, f_getc=0x80493b0 <fgetc>) at
> #5 0x8064080 in DB_ReadWordHash_Native (word=0x80ec138 "dereference",
> wordID=0xbffff694, db=0x40268008)
> at db_native.c:1067
> > Thanks
> > Rafael.
> >----- Original Message -----
> >From: "Bill Moseley" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >To: <email@example.com>; "Multiple recipients of list"
> >Sent: Friday, January 04, 2002 12:34 AM
> >Subject: Re: [SWISH-E] SWISH-E is hanging
> >> At 04:37 PM 01/03/02 -0800, R.M. wrote:
> >> >I indexed the Active Perl documentation and I use it through an Apache
> >> >server in=20
> >> >Windows 98.
> >> >When I tried to find the word "dereference" the server timed out. I =
> >> >tried the same
> >> >search using the command
> >> > =20
> >> >c:\windows\swish-e -f d:\perl\index.swish -w "dereference"
> >> >
> >> >and the result is the same, the command is hanging indefinitely.
> >> >
> >> >If I replace "dereference" with "reference" the response is normal.
> >> >Any ideas why?
> >> ...and can you find a small single document that demonstrates the
> >> the problem?
> >> --
> >> Bill Moseley
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Received on Fri Jan 4 14:44:15 2002