htsearch - create document index and word database for the ht://Dig search
htsearch [options] [query_string]
is used to search in de databases created by htdig
content. is the actual search engine of the htdig
search system. It is
a CGI program that is expected to be invoked by an HTML form. It will accept
both the GET and POST methods of passing data to the CGI program.
- A CGI-style query string can be given as a single argument, and is only
used if the REQUEST_METHOD environment variable is not set. If no
query_string is given, and REQUEST_METHOD is not set, htsearch will prompt
for the query.
- -c configfile
- Use the specified configfile instead of the default (for security
reasons this option is only available when htsearch is used on the
- -v -d
- Run in verbose mode. This increases the verbosity of the program. Using
more than 2 is probably only useful for debugging purposes. The default
verbose mode gives a progress on what it is doing and where it is.
- The default configuration file.
- The default search results header file
- The default search results footer file
- The default search results wrapper file, that contains the header and
footer together in one file
- The default 'no matches found' HTML file
- The default file that explains boolean expression syntax errors
Please refer to the HTML pages (in the htdig-doc package)
and the manual pages
for a detailed description of ht://Dig
and its commands.
This manual page was written by Stijn de Bekker, based on the HTML documentation