I'm resending this because I forgot to put the list address back on
the cc list. (I really don't like off-list replies. See FAQ 1.16 for
According to Franck Collineau:
> I have installed the 3.1.6.
> I have set the input parameters in htdig.conf
No, you set the configuration attributes in htdig.conf. Input parameters
go in your search form. See http://www.htdig.org/FAQ.html#q4.18
> But the documentation talks about "search form "
> "This specifies the day of the cutoff start date for search results. If the
> start or end date are specified, only results with a last modified date
> within this range are shown. The startday can be specified from within the
> configuration file, and can be overridden with the "startday" input parameter
> in the search form."
It says you can override them in your search form. That means you
can set them in either the htdig.conf file, or your search.html (as
CGI input parameters), but if you use both the search form input
parameters take precedence. The same goes for a number of other
CGI input parameters which have defaults specified by attributes.
> I don't know what is this search form.
> I have tried search.html but it is not.
> Where is it ?
Yes, it is search.html. You can add input or select tags there for any of
the input parameters that htsearch allows, as described in the references
above. If you don't understand how to work with HTML forms, read up on
them in a tutorial on forms, such as...
Gilles R. Detillieux E-mail: <grdetil@...>
Spinal Cord Research Centre WWW: http://www.scrc.umanitoba.ca/~grdetil
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