Subject: Re: [htdig] multiple dbases from one search form?
From: Curtis Ireland (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Thu Jan 04 2001 - 10:41:07 PST
In the distributed search form, there is a tag
<INPUT TYPE="HIDDEN" NAME="config" VALUE="htdig">
The value in the tag tell htsearch to use htdig.conf as the
configuration file. What you can do is create a .conf file for each
database you want search (eg htd1.conf, htd2.conf, ...). Use the
following code to select which database to search in:
Database: <SELECT NAME="config">
<OPTION VALUE="htd1">Database 1</OPTION>
<OPTION VALUE="htd2">Database 2</OPTION>
This will let you search different search databases using one search
Geoff Hutchison wrote:
> On Thu, 4 Jan 2001, Mike Paradis wrote:
> > I've looked high and low for this answer but have not found it yet.
> > I know that I can create multiple databases but how can I search
> > multiple databases from one search form?
> There's a good reason you haven't found it. It isn't supported in the
> current code.
> This is supported in the 3.2 code, though it has received minimal testing
> (at best) at the moment and not much documentation exists there either.
> (Partly since the htsearch code is badly in need of a rewrite.)
> -Geoff Hutchison
> Williams Students Online
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