Re: [htdig] htmerge -v output

Gilles Detillieux (
Wed, 18 Aug 1999 10:52:39 -0500 (CDT)

According to David Adams:
> I have just started using ht://Dig and I have lots of questions,
> but here is just one that is bothering me.
> When I run htmerge with the -v option I get lots of lines beginning:
> Deleted, no excerpt:
> what does this mean? Is that page not indexed? For what reason(s)
> would there be no excerpt for a page, and should it bother me?

It's usually because the document contains no indexable text, perhaps
because of a noindex tag or meta robots tag, or because the document
is disallowed by robots.txt.

Gilles R. Detillieux              E-mail: <>
Spinal Cord Research Centre       WWW:
Dept. Physiology, U. of Manitoba  Phone:  (204)789-3766
Winnipeg, MB  R3E 3J7  (Canada)   Fax:    (204)789-3930

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