Re: [htdig] db files OS independent?


Geoff Hutchison (ghutchis@wso.williams.edu)
Sun, 14 Feb 1999 12:42:34 -0400


>Can I run htdig/htmerge on a machine with this OS to create
>database files and move(ftp) them to another machine(web server)
>with another OS to run htsearch?

This depends mostly on processor (to be precise, it depends on byte-order)
and some on OS. Though I haven't tried it myself, I would assume for
example that all ix86 versions of Linux and *BSD are probably compatible.

>If not, are they independent of different versions of the same OS?
>say, Redhat Linux 4.2 and Redhat Linux 5.2?

Certainly, assuming the same byte-order as mentioned above.

Cheers,

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online
http://wso.williams.edu/

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