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Subject:RE: e-publishing a catalogue From:"Ricardo Rodríguez - Your XEN ICT Team" <webmaster -at- xen -dot- net> To:techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com Date:11 Mar 2007 10:09:46 +0100
Thanks for the answer, Lauren.
Nope, I'm afraid this is not what I am required. I've tried to justify a solution like that without success,. The search engine must work, I don't know if this is possible or not, from the CD: no installation at all and cross-platform compatibility.
Can't you just build a web interface for it and put a search engine, like
Google that lets you limit the search to the specific site, in the web
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> Subject: e-publishing a catalogue
> Hi all out there,
> I have been asked to distribute a database on a CD together
> with a search interface/application. The data are now
> contained in a Word file.
> This CD is intended to distribute a snapshot of the main
> database among a group of users sitting at Windows, Linux and
> Mac boxes. So, cross-compatibility is required and a complete
> separation between database and interface will be a plus. It
> will allow to use the interface to ask/search updated
> database snapshots.
> The reason why a CD is required is beyond my scope.
> Well, I am really lost. So, please, could you please point me
> in some direction can help me to find a solution to this challenge?
> Thank you in advance,
> Ricardo Rodríguez
> Your XEN ICT Team
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