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Re: [swish-e] Very Simple Question

From: Scott Sidney <scottsidney(at)>
Date: Thu Nov 19 2009 - 22:15:01 GMT
Thank you.

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From: [] On Behalf Of Peter Karman
Sent: Wednesday, November 18, 2009 10:14 PM
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Subject: Re: [swish-e] Very Simple Question

Scott Sidney wrote on 11/18/09 8:11 PM:
> Ver. 2.4.7
> Windows XP sp3
> The problem lies with me Im certain.  I am not a programmer; am
> somewhat computer literate.  Ran an index on small sample file. 
> Statistics suggest index generated without problems but, how do I gain
> access to reading the index? What format is the output file in?  Am I
> able to just read the entire output; place in a text file somehow?
> Tried reviewing documentation but all I see is search capabilities.

you read the index by searching it, using the same tool you used to create it:
swish-e.exe (on Windows).

For example:

 C> swish-e.exe -w 'some words in the index'

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