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Search in documents

chetan dhumane
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Joined: Jan 07, 2009
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I am using lucene for searching , My jsp pages contains document links which are in doc format.I need to search in these documents also.Document should get open after search.

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David Newton

Joined: Sep 29, 2008
Posts: 12617

Can you describe what you want a little more clearly?

It sounds like you want a basic crawler that will also index Word documents?

What do you mean "Document should get open after search"?
Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Posts: 42965
The Apache POI library can extract the text from a DOC or DOCX file; that should be sufficient to index it:
I agree. Here's the link:
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