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Re: limit indexing / searching based on meta tag

From: Rob Mangiafico <rmang(at)>
Date: Thu Aug 10 2006 - 00:54:51 GMT
On Wed, 9 Aug 2006, Rob Mangiafico wrote:
> I am using the method to index a website. I would like to only 
> index those pages that have a specific meta tag, i.e.:
> <meta name="generator" content="blah blah custom">
> So, any page with a meta tag of generator that contains the keyword 
> "custom". If I cannot limit the indexing, can I restrict searches to only 
> look in webpages that have this specific meta content?

Nevermind on searching. Answered my own question (it's been a long day):

swish-e -w 'foo AND generator=custom'

Still not sure on only indexing those files with custom in the generator 
meta tag. That would save time on building the index, which is somewhat 

Received on Wed Aug 9 17:54:53 2006