Re: [htdig] htdig - customizing search

Subject: Re: [htdig] htdig - customizing search
From: Gilles Detillieux (
Date: Thu Jul 13 2000 - 09:45:11 PDT

According to alan:
> is there a way to cuztomize the search (or htdig) so that you can set up
> an option in the search form for htsearch to only search for files that
> have the keywords in between the <TITLE></TITLE> tags?
> please reply to

Yes, you can set all *_factor attributes, other than title_factor, to 0
and reindex everything (htdig -i, htmerge). In the 3.2 release, you'll
be able to change these factors at search time without the need for
reindexing, but in 3.1.x you must reindex as the factors are applied
by htdig.

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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