Re: [htdig] Limit the Number of Hits

Subject: Re: [htdig] Limit the Number of Hits
From: Paul DuBois (
Date: Wed Jun 28 2000 - 08:13:44 PDT

At 10:37 AM +0100 06-28-2000, Abdul Jabbar wrote:
>Hi everyone
>Is there any way for me to restrict the number of hits that htdig can show
>on anyone search. For example if i do a regular search on my Htdig database
>i would receive 1000 hits is there any way to get htdig to cut this down by
>500, and only display the first 500 it finds?. This would speed up the
>search right?. If there is a way to do this and i implement it on to my
>htdig.conf file would i have to reindex the site? . Thanks ever so much for
>your help.

How do you know they're the *first* 500 hits until you have all the hits
and sort them on the sort criteria?

Paul DuBois,

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