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[Perlfect-search] Indexing files with automatically generated headers

Daniel Naber
Sun, 24 Sep 2000 21:20:41 +0200
On Son, 24 Sep 2000, you wrote:

> I have taken a look at swish-e, which is able to do it's indexing by
> using a http-connection, 

In about one month, we'll have this for Perlfect Search as well.

> but as my pages contain off-site links and
> the development system is behind a dial-up connection, indexing takes
> forever and a day due to the timeout I have to suffer through.

I don't understand this: You can and should use the indexer on the server 
that servers the pages. This way, it will only be a little bit slower than 
using the filesystem. No need to use http over a slow connection.