Re: [htdig] .pdf and .doc-files

Subject: Re: [htdig] .pdf and .doc-files
From: Geoff Hutchison (
Date: Thu Jun 15 2000 - 06:49:33 PDT

At 2:44 PM +0200 6/15/00, Andre Reuber wrote:
>external_parsers: application/msword /usr/local/bin/ \
> application/postscript /usr/local/bin/ \
> application/pdf /usr/local/bin/
>The problem is, that this doesn't work. I also tried the doc2html-tool.
>I installed catdoc before and this tool workes fine. Does someone
>has any idea, what I have to do?

Did you set the paths inside the script? Also, remember
that the doc2html script uses a different syntax for the
external_parsers attribute.

Finally, if you run either of these scripts on a particular file, do they work?

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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