Re: [htdig] htdig and alt img tags

Subject: Re: [htdig] htdig and alt img tags
From: Gilles Detillieux (
Date: Tue Apr 11 2000 - 09:06:49 PDT

According to David Robley:
> On 11 Apr, Byron Jones wrote:
> >> > also, while the database is being built, if i do a search, the results
> >> come
> >> > back with the correct number of results, however no results are shown.
> >>
> >>You need to use the -a flag when running htdig and htmerge.
> >
> > thanks - that worked :)
> >
> >>The rundig script that comes with the distro should do this for you.
> >
> > hmm... the rundig script that i have doesn't set this automatically.
> > there's code to process the -a option, but not to make it enabled by default.
> Um, s/rundig/updatedig/

Or, if you want to stick to the standard rundig script, to rebuild from
scratch every night, then you can just change the "alt=" to "alt=-a" before
the for loop, to make -a the default action.

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