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File indexer and searcher

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The Simple Web Indexing System for Humans: C++ version is a UNIX-based file indexer and search engine, typically used to index and search files on a web site. Swish indexes considerably faster that other programs, chiefly by the use of good algorithms and data structures, and by doing fast I/O.


User man pages included and available in HTML format from http://homepage.mac.com/pauljlucas/software/swish/documentation.html



version 6.1.2 (stable)
released on 13 July 2005



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Verified by

Verified on


Verified by

Janet Casey

Verified on

1 February 2001

Leaders and contributors

Paul J. Lucas Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:swish@yahoogroups.com

Software prerequisites

Required to buildSTL
Required to buildGNU make
Required to buildC++ compiler

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 30 July 2018.


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