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[Perlfect-search] Indexing Problem (DB_File)

Daniel Naber
Sat, 24 Mar 2001 18:04:02 +0100
On Saturday 24 March 2001 16:03, Christoph Reithmair wrote:

> Now I tried to convert the DB-Files in ASCII-Files local by
> a little Perl-Script.
> Then i want to upload them and convert them back into DB-Files.

The inv_index uses pack/unpack to store more complex values than just 
key/value pairs. You can look for pack/unpack in indexer/ Mhh, 
now I wonder if it's (un)pack or DB_File (i.e. Berkeley DB) or both that 
are different on those platforms.

More information about Berkeley DB is available at


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