Re: Need options for search engine on HTML CD-ROM

Subject: Re: Need options for search engine on HTML CD-ROM
From: Sandy Harris <sandy -at- storm -dot- ca>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2001 13:15:02 -0400

David Berg wrote:
> Can anyone recommend a decent (and cheap!) option for providing a search
> engine for a web site distributed on CD-ROM?

There are few HTMl indexing programs around, including some free ones. I cannot
recall details offhand. There's at least one on sourceforge:

Far from a complete answer, and not production quality code, but perhaps useful
would be my programs to produce a permuted index from headers in HTML files.
A sample index is:

Free code for producing those is, I think, still somewhere in the FreeS/WAN
distribution (probaly doc/utils), though I've stopped using that index in
recent releases. If you cannot find it or don't understand it, send off-list


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