Re: [htdig] numerical searches?

Andrew Scherpbier (
Sun, 02 May 1999 20:13:01 -0700

Benson Yeh wrote:
> I wanted to first thank Geoff Hutchison for his awesome advice. I always read his replies because they often times reveal a feature of HTDIG that I didn't know about.
> Now my problem:
> I've gotten my site to properly index words in a directory, but am having trouble using numerical keywords...that is if an article contains a number like "1234567", I can't seem to get htsearch to find it. Even though words in the article seems to have no trouble, numbers seem not to make any hits.
> Is this supposed to happen?

Just set 'allow_numbers: true' in your config file.
You can find this at

Andrew Scherpbier <>
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