Re: [htdig] indexing pdf files

Subject: Re: [htdig] indexing pdf files
From: David Robley (
Date: Wed May 10 2000 - 18:10:51 PDT

On 10 May, Sid Wilroy wrote:
> I've spend the whole day trying...
> This is what I have in my htdig.conf file
> external_parsers: application/pdf /export/home/htdig/bin/
> This is what I have in my
> $CATPDF = /export/home/xpdf/bin/pdftotext";
> $PDFINFO = "/export/home/xdpf/bin/pdfinfo";
> $CATPDF = "/export/home/xpdf/bin/pdftotext";
> $PDFINFO = "/export/home/xpdf/bin/pdfinfo";
> I'm getting errors when I run $rundig

<SNIP list of errors>

If the above is _exactly_ what is in, you might try adding
the opening double quote for the value of $CATPDF. The lack thereof may
be enough to annoy PERL :-)


David Robley                        | WEBMASTER & Mail List Admin
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            Flinders University, ADELAIDE, SOUTH AUSTRALIA

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