Re: [htdig] Couldn't open db.wordlist

Geoff Hutchison (
Fri, 28 May 1999 17:24:53 -0400

At 4:15 PM -0400 5/28/99, Yang Yang wrote:

>another website, such as But I do need to search the
>website which I couldn't index so far. Our research group have an account
>> Try running "rundig -vvv -s" to get more feedback on what's going wrong
>> with htdig. If you get the "Unable to build connection with" message,
>> try running a web browser to see if you can access the site you want to
>> index that way.

What do you get when you run 'htdig -vvv' on your website?

>contact our system administrator or I just need modify several lines of
>code of htdig?

I'd contact the sysadmin--they probably know if there's a robots.txt file
or something stopping the indexing. Who knows--they might be willing to
index the site for you.


-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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