Re: [htdig] turning off re-indexing?

Geoff Hutchison (
Fri, 28 May 1999 19:52:06 -0400

At 12:06 PM -0400 5/25/99, Laura Wingerd wrote:
>However, we do have a smattering of conventional web pages on our
>intranet, and as those get changed, our db accumulates out-of-date
>references to obsolete versions. The only way to get rid of those
>references is to reindex the entire db, which takes hours. Now, if I
>could just suppress the reindexing of all docs and have htdig reindex
>only the docs I tell it to, I'd have all my ducks in a row.

This seems to be an increasingly common request. But my question is--how do
you want it to delete documents. Do you just want to pass it a list of URLs
that have changed and have it do everything accordingly?

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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