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Re: Using a translated link for the 'found' hyperlink, rather than

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)>
Date: Tue Nov 22 2005 - 15:03:53 GMT
On Tue, Nov 22, 2005 at 06:55:53AM -0800, J. David Boyd wrote:
> Bill Moseley wrote:
> > On Mon, Nov 21, 2005 at 08:02:32AM -0800, J. David Boyd wrote:
> > 
> >>Is it possible to hook into the index generation code of swish-e, and
> >>insert my own translation code, such that when the indexer sees
> >>S2171_TABLE.pdf, I can look in my translation table, and stuff the value
> >>'Module 72 Tables' to be displayed in the hyperlink of the search
> >>result?  Of course, the hyperlink still has to point to the original file.
> > 
> > 
> > Easily.  It should already do that, but maybe you don't have titles in
> > your pdf docs.
> > 
> > Anyway, in SWISH::Filters::Pdf2HTML (assuming that's what you are
> > using just set the title:
> > 
> >     $title ||= lookup_title( $file_name );
> > 
> I've been looking through SWISH::Filters::Pdf2HTML, and I just realize
> more and more all the time that I'm no Perl expert.
> I don't see any code that looks like what you have there.  I see code in
> sub filter() that sets a title.  Do I monkey around in there?  That
> looks, to me, like a good way to break something.

I was saying, set $title to something you lookup based on file name if
the title is not set in the PDF document.  Or whatever logic fits your

Gota catch a plane, so maybe someone else can help more.

Bill Moseley

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