Re: htdig: not following cgi urls ?

Gilles Detillieux (
Fri, 18 Dec 1998 11:50:31 -0600 (CST)

According to Andriu:
> We can not yet upgrade to 3.1.0b3, but I have to know wether is it
> really possible to follow links like index.cfm?PID=345 with b2, that is,
> to index database content?
> Is there a site/testsite where it is possible to see this feature
> working?
> We have to decide wether we move some of the content into a database,
> but it is very important that this content can be indexed by htdig.

3.1.0b2 strips everything after the "?" in an url before indexing. The
only way to change this is to patch htdig/ (I believe a patch is
available in the mailing list archive), or to upgrade to 3.1.0b3.

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