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[Perlfect-search] indexing pdf files

Wed, 09 Oct 2002 21:57:44 +0200
> > I have tried to understand how to
> > install it, but think maybe that I must have full control of the server.
> > Am I right?
> It depends: if you can find a pdftotext binary that runs on your server 
> after you simply upload it, that will work. However, your server might use 
> an operating system that you don't find binaries for or that has system 
> libs that are not compatible. So you just have to try...

Many thanks for your reply, Daniel!

I have downloaded the binary for my server (Linux), and installed
pdftotxt in a folder in my cgi-bin (maybe there were more than just that
one file I should have installed?). 
I have modified the file accordingly. 

When I try to run the indexer, I get 
directory_path/pdftotext: error while loading shared libraries: cannot load shared object file: No such file or directory
and then, each time, an error message from

arg. What does this mean????

thanks again!!