Re: [greenstone-users]

From John R. McPherson
DateTue, 30 Sep 2003 14:08:03 +1200
Subject Re: [greenstone-users]
In-Reply-To (Pine-LNX-4-33-0309271734280-7683-100000-mmsl-serc-iisc-ernet-in)
Anandh Jayaraman wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> I want to use greenstone search engine in our digital library website
> where we are using our own search engine at present. Only i want to
> replace my search engine by greenstone.
>
> Does greenstone work in my database in which i have already indexed some
> 30(thirty) thousand books? -

If the database is one that perl's DBI modules can talk to (such as
My Sql, Postgres, Oracle, MSQL, ODBC, etc), then you can use greenstone's
DBPlug to extract data out of the database - each row of your query
becomes a greenstone document.


John McPherson.