Perlfect Solutions

[Perlfect-search] pdf search and other issues

Daniel Naber
Thu, 24 May 2001 19:15:22 +0200
On Wednesday 23 May 2001 20:06, you wrote:

> Another issue: word (doc) files are indexed but the search results that
> return doc files start with a binary string (garbage). Is there a way to
> avoid that?

You'd need an Doc2Ascii tool and change the source so that it works just 
as it does for PDF.

> Lastly, the indexer works with powerpoint (ppt) files but it's very
> slow. Is that normal?

You need an PPT2Ascii tool, just like for MS-Word.


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