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Re: Indexing University Site

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)not-real.hank.org>
Date: Fri Aug 27 2004 - 17:42:13 GMT
On Fri, Aug 27, 2004 at 01:37:18PM -0400, David Nickel wrote:
> All of our departments are referenced by symbolic aliases on the web 
> server. I think that is what I am having a problem with.
> Example: www.example.edu/dept1 on the file system is 
> /www/default/dept->/home/dept1/www.
> I will read through the documentation again and see if I missed something.

It basically comes down to: do you want to follow links on web pages to
find pages to index or index all files (or some subset of files) via
the file system?  I'd expect most would want to spider.  But, if you
spider you obviously won't find pages that are not hrefs on pages you
do index.

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Bill Moseley
moseley@hank.org

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