Re: [htdig] PDFs, numbers, and percent signs


Subject: Re: [htdig] PDFs, numbers, and percent signs
From: Philip E. Varner (pev5b@cs.virginia.edu)
Date: Wed Jan 10 2001 - 07:07:20 PST


Yes, "25%" shows up in the output of the parser. I searched for a word
near an instance of it in a document, and the long results print out
the "25%" too. Any other ideas?

Phil

On Tue, 9 Jan 2001, Geoff Hutchison wrote:

: At 1:52 PM -0500 1/9/01, Philip E. Varner wrote:
: >So, I'm guessing this is either a problem with the percent sign (25%,etc),
: >or not having _all_ words indexed.
:
: I'd run a PDF through your external parser/converter and take a look
: at the output. Are you seeing 25% (or whatever) showing up there?
:
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