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Re: Way to index various file formats lacking filename extensions ?

From: David L Norris <dave(at)>
Date: Sun Jun 15 2003 - 05:01:55 GMT
On Sat, 2003-06-14 at 23:29, Sven Crouse wrote:
> Hi list.  I'm new to swish-e.  I would like to use it to index local files of 
> various formats.  I searched the mailing list archives and documentation for 
> a way to use magic number tests on extension-less files, but couldn't find 
> anything relevant.  Is there a way ?

The SWISH::Filter PERL module included with SWISH-E 2.4 can probably do
what you need.

Here is the SWISH::Filter documentation:

 David Norris
  ICQ - 412039
Received on Sun Jun 15 05:05:50 2003