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Re: Perl API - searching for nothing

From: Peter Karman <peter(at)>
Date: Wed May 24 2006 - 13:05:39 GMT
this should be a faq.

swish-e -w 'not somewordIknowisnotinmyindex'

andy rosbrook scribbled on 5/24/06 6:08 AM:
> Hi all
> I'm just wondering if there is a way to essentially search for nothing? I 
> have a tool that emails out search results every week and updates some web 
> site indexes every week. I'm just wondering if i can enter a search term 
> that will return all the urls that were indexed? So in my email it would be 
> a list of urls that were successfully indexed.
> For example, searching google for site: would return all 
> the indexed pages that google holds for the swish home page!
> I know i could do this by looking at the index output, just wondering 
> weather it is possible through a search term? I've tried to search for 
> nothing but that didnt work!
> thanks in advance
> andy
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Peter Karman  .  .  peter(at)
Received on Wed May 24 06:05:43 2006