[thelist] Search contents of documents on a mounted drive

Michael Pemberton evolt at mpember.net.au
Thu Jan 13 07:39:18 CST 2005

Shaun Clements wrote:
> Hi
> Im wondering if anyone can help.
> I am tasked with finding a (preferrably free) content search engine which
> works on a linux webserver, and can access a windows drive (mapped in linux)
> and scan the contents of the documents in the drive, and return the results
> in a webpage.
> The user can then click on the returned links, and access the document
> Kind Regards,
> Shaun Clements
> Subject to www.relyant.co.za/edisclaim.htm

I have a PHP script that connects to a windows client, indexes the 
contents of a CD and then dumps the filestructure into a database.

The downside is that it uses WMI, which I don't think works in Linux. 
It might be possible to tweak it, so if you want the code, drop me an 
email offlist.

Michael Pemberton
evolt at mpember.net.au

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