Re: [htdig] databases (3.1.5)

Subject: Re: [htdig] databases (3.1.5)
From: Gilles Detillieux (
Date: Fri Mar 17 2000 - 12:53:45 PST

According to Geoff Hutchison:
> On Fri, 17 Mar 2000, Gilles Detillieux wrote:
> > It would probably be pretty easy to build a simple docdb dumping tool
> > out of htnotify, which does a simple traversal through the database.
> You can get most of the document DB dumped by using the -t option. No,
> there isn't a set page documenting the output (though I think I've gone
> through it a few times in the mailing list).

The big problem with -t is it's an option only on htdig, and therefore
requires forethought. What users really want is to be able to look,
after the fact, to see what's in the existing database.

> Since I have just finished with finals, I hope to get my hands on some of
> these simple tools for 3.2.

Yay! I hope finals went well for you.

Gilles R. Detillieux              E-mail: <>
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