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Re: Strange indexing of word documents

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)not-real.hank.org>
Date: Tue Apr 12 2005 - 16:44:07 GMT
On Tue, Apr 12, 2005 at 09:34:19AM -0700, Thomas Nyman wrote:
> I received help getting catdoc to work and all seems well..or so i 
> thought. I'm not getting any error messages but I have noted the 
> certain word documents are not being indexed. I have one test document 
> which simply contains the word Dog and Computer but when I search for 
> "Dog" I recieve no hits event though the document contains that word. 
> If i search on document path and give the file name swish-e finds the 
> file. It looks like its being indexed but if thats the case why am I 
> not receiving any hits?
> 
> FileFilter .doc /usr/bin/catdoc "-s8859-1 -d8859-1 '%p'"

What happens when you run that on your document?

What happens when you index just that one document and use 
"-T indexed_words"?

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Bill Moseley
moseley@hank.org

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Received on Tue Apr 12 09:44:07 2005