Re: [htdig] plain text output

Subject: Re: [htdig] plain text output
From: Geoff Hutchison (
Date: Wed Feb 16 2000 - 18:39:35 PST

At 5:55 PM -0800 2/16/00, Doug Barton wrote:
> > I'd like to use the ht://Dig's powerful syntax and databases to simply
> > get a list of files (or URLs) for further processing -- no HTML
> > creation.
> You should be able to do this easily using custom templates. Have you
>looked at any of the documentation?

Yes, this would be my suggestion--there's nothing that restricts the
templates to be HTML!

Also if you just want a list of URLs, you can pass the -t option to
htdig while indexing and it will generate a file that you can
use to extract the URLs and other information.


-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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