Re: Alternative to Glimpse for Wilma

1998-08-20 13:34:01
On 20 Aug 1998 10:31:11 -0500 
Jason L Tibbitts<tibbs(_at_)hpc(_dot_)uh(_dot_)edu> wrote:

J C Lawrence <claw(_at_)under(_dot_)engr(_dot_)sgi(_dot_)com> writes:

WebGlimpse (which I now use) conversely indexes the pages in
advance and search queries merely access the index and then cross
check the source files for matches.

But you've put him back in the same spot.  He said he couldn't use
Glimpse, so webglimpse is useless to him.

This is arguable on the basis of the Glimpse license.  <shrug>  My
comparison, which you deleted, was in the performance characteristics
of Marc-Search vs (Web)Glimpse, not on the suitability of WebGlimpse
for his requirements.

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