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Re: Inexplicable swish behavior

From: <moseley(at)not-real.hank.org>
Date: Thu May 08 2003 - 18:19:55 GMT
On Thu, May 08, 2003 at 11:02:19AM -0700, garg@zeesource.net wrote:
> Hi:
>  I'm using swish to index a collection of files, works great
> normally. Thanks for excellent software!
> 
>  Recently, I came across a behavior that looks quite strange.
> My index file contains the word 'xml' but when I search for it,
> I get no results.
> 
> 	$ swish-e -f bidx -k x
> 	# SWISH format: 2.2.3
> 	bidx: xml
> 
> 	$ swish-e -f bidx -w xml
> 	# SWISH format: 2.2.3
> 	# Search words: xml
> 	err: no results
> 
>  Am I doing something wrong?

Hard to tell.  Maybe xml is indexed under a different metaname?
Try:

   swish-e -T index_words_meta -f bidx | fgrep xml

and see what metaname (id number) shows up.

Use -T index_metanames to translate the number (id) to a name.




-- 
Bill Moseley
moseley@hank.org
Received on Thu May 8 18:20:47 2003