Creating indexex - was Re: Building index files in Frame

Subject: Creating indexex - was Re: Building index files in Frame
From: Damien Braniff <dbraniff -at- iss-dsp -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 22 Sep 2000 08:15:11 +0100

> I've been creating indexes for some time now and I've used concordance files
> and done the job manually. Over the years I've found that the latter method
> produces by far the best indexes. The first method is fine if all you want is
> a quick and easy method but the second gives you the control - entries can be
> put in according to context (not simply because the word is there). In
> addition, going through the doc allows you to add alternative terms for entry
> but gives you the option of NOT adding the alternative for every occurance of
> the word - I've had docs where what the word meant was dependent on the
> context.

Damien Braniff
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