Hi there --
I have made some progress. The error message that I mentioned in my earlier
e-mail does not appear, but now when I enter in a word to search for, the
I am getting now is "No results" even though I know the word is in the
From: Bill Moseley [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Friday, June 04, 2004 1:31 PM
To: Kaplan, Andrew H.
Cc: Multiple recipients of list
Subject: Re: Error Message: Index file error: Could not open the index
On Fri, Jun 04, 2004 at 10:19:15AM -0700, Kaplan, Andrew H. wrote:
> Hi there --
> I have installed swish-e 2.4.2 and was able to successfully index a
> directory with several pdf files. After I had
> restarted the apache 1.3.31 server the program is on, I went to the
> swish.cgi file to do a test search. When the
> Search was initiated the following error message appeared onscreen:
> Index file error: Could not open the index file 'index.swish-e': No such
> file or directory
> What do I need to do to correct this? Thanks.
Trust error messages.
Running CGI: put index.swish-e in the same directory as swish.cgi, or...
Running IIS: put full path to index file in config
Running mod_perl: you have to specify the full path unless ServerRoot
happens to be where the index file is -- better specify the full path.
Received on Fri Jun 4 10:50:45 2004