Re: [htdig] indexing non linked documents

Geoff Hutchison (
Sat, 22 May 1999 13:41:57 -0400

At 12:32 PM -0400 5/22/99, Gabriel Fenteany wrote:

>> 2) ht://Dig can also index directory indices created by the web
>> server, if your server creates them for the directories where
>> no index document exists. That way you should get most files
>> (but also those you don't want to be indexed such as modules
>> which are included in server-side scripts).

>For number 2, do you mean that, in Apache parlance, if "fancy indexing" is
>on and the directory is included in start_urls, htdig will index files even
>if they are not linked?

Basically. This will work as long as there's a link to that directory. :-)
Fancy indexing will turn the directory into links to each document.

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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