Re: [greenstone-users] Highlighting search result

From Katherine Don
DateFri, 04 Feb 2005 15:00:02 +1300
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Highlighting search result
In-Reply-To (200502040120-j141KVHN021787-hkuhp12-hku-hk)
Hi Dave

Yes, my example will bold the entire title.
Changing format statements doesn't require rebuilding the collection, so
you can just try it and see.

Regards,
Katherine

Dave wrote:
> Hi Katherine,
>
> I want to have highlight on metadata [Title] and use the following format
> format SearchVList [highlight][Title][/highlight]
> However, no highlight is displayed.
> Your suggest will bold the complete title insert of words in title, right?
> Regard,
>
> Dave
>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: Katherine Don [mailto:kjdon@cs.waikato.ac.nz]
>>Sent: Friday, February 04, 2005 4:52 AM
>>To: Dave
>>Cc: greenstone-users@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz
>>Subject: Re: [greenstone-users] Highlighting search result
>>
>>Hi Dave
>>
>>Perhaps you need to tell me what you are trying to do.
>>
>>What I am suggesting is very basic. For example, if you are displaying
>>say the Title and Source metadata in your format statement, and you want
>>to bold the Title, then you put <b></b> tags around the Title:
>>
>>format SearchVList "<td>[link][icon][/link]</td><td><b>[Title]</b>
>>([Source])</td>"
>>
>><b></b> bolds the contents, <i></i> italicises the contents, and <u></u>
>>underlines.
>>
>>Is this what you are wanting?
>>
>>Regards,
>>Katherine
>>
>>Dave wrote:
>>
>>>Hi Katherine,
>>>
>>>Could you give me some examples?
>>>Thanks.
>>>
>>>Dave
>>>
>>>
>>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>>From: Katherine Don [mailto:kjdon@cs.waikato.ac.nz]
>>>>Sent: Wednesday, February 02, 2005 5:24 AM
>>>>To: Dave
>>>>Cc: greenstone-users@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz
>>>>Subject: Re: [greenstone-users] Highlighting search result
>>>>
>>>>Hi Dave
>>>>
>>>>You need to use html tags in your SearchVList format statement to
>>>>highlight parts of each entry in the search results list.
>>>>
>>>>Regards,
>>>>Katherine Don
>>>>
>>>>Dave wrote:
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>>Dear all,
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>Do there any method that we can highlight the search result list?
>>>>>
>>>>>The description of highlighting seems to have no such option:
>>>>>
>>>>>[highlight][/highlight] These are used for 'highlighting' (actually
>>>>>bolding) the selected section in a hierarchical table of contents, and
>>>>>the selected node in a classifier. Apart from those two cases, this has
>>>>>no effect. If you actually want to highlight/bold/italicise something
>
> in
>
>>>>>a list, and have it apply to all items in the list, then use actual
>
> html
>
>>>>>tags, like <b></b>, <u></u> and <i></i>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>Dave
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>
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