Re: [htdig] Improving Search Efficency

Subject: Re: [htdig] Improving Search Efficency
From: Gilles Detillieux (
Date: Fri Jul 07 2000 - 12:57:57 PDT

According to Geoff Hutchison:
> You'll probably get quite a significant speedup by getting a fast SCSI
> drive rather than IDE. I'd also probably get at least another 64MB of RAM
> and probably go all the way to 256MB.
> I'd also take a look through the user queries and decide how many of those
> huge lists (in the thousands) are truly useful. You'll see some speedup if
> you put words with very low information content in your bad_words file.

See also

Gilles R. Detillieux              E-mail: <>
Spinal Cord Research Centre       WWW:
Dept. Physiology, U. of Manitoba  Phone:  (204)789-3766
Winnipeg, MB  R3E 3J7  (Canada)   Fax:    (204)789-3930

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