Xavatoria Hi-Speed Indexed Altavista-Like search engine
- Updated: Feb, 2, 2000. Y2K bug fixed
- By: Fluid Dynamics
- Price: Freeware
- You can see it in action here!
- Download it from Here!
(100k Unix Tar File can be read by Winzip)
- Download as a ZIP File!
(28K Zip File)
If you unzip any tar file with Winzip- Be sure when you FTP
any file NOT ending with jpg or gif to your UNIX Server-
that you move them as ASCII and not as Binary. THIS IS
ESSENTIAL and the largest source of installation failures!
- For more information
This PERL search engine is similar to the Intermediate search,
but rather than searching through your files real-time, it reads
an index file that you create/update as needed. This method
greatly cuts down on the amount of work the computer has to
do while your readers wait for the result!
If your site has a lot of pages, this is the script for you.
In addition to the html files, the archive will create
build.pl and search.pl
- Easy to install, but read the instructions in the scripts
- Full control over what files are indexed
- Detailed user search instructions
- Output like Altavista. Takes advantage of META tags.
Before uploading to your cgi-bin directory, make certain
that neither of these names are already used by other
I will be writing custom installation instructions when
I get a chance. Frankly, the instructions at
After moving this tar
file to your cgi-bin directory, issue the command:
tar xvf xavatoria.tar
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