Automating Search Interfaces

David Megginson ak117 at
Wed Feb 18 15:40:53 GMT 1998

Michael Kay writes:

 > By the way, does anyone know of a search engine (I mean software,
 > not a web service) that understands XML? I have been looking at
 > writing an IFilter interface for Microsoft's Index Server and it's
 > rather daunting, especially as MS will presumably produce one
 > themselves within a year.

You could customise OpenText's LiveLink search to handle XML using
ranges -- the level of effort would depend on the skill and experience
of your programmers (anywhere from a couple of days to a couple of

All the best,


David Megginson                 ak117 at
Microstar Software Ltd.         dmeggins at

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