[Zope] TextIndexNG and ExtFile

Stefan H. Holek stefan at epy.co.at
Sat Apr 8 03:52:11 EDT 2006

This is fixed on SVN trunk [1]. I hope to get around to releasing  
1.5.0 sometime soon-ish. Please also note that it is *not safe* to  
use 1.4.4 with Zopes > 2.7 because of major changes in the  
transaction machinery of Zope.


[1] svn co https://svn.plone.org/svn/collective/ExtFile/trunk ExtFile

On 7. Apr 2006, at 23:22, Michael Vartanyan wrote:

>> I've got a site with a couple hundred ExtFile objects. I now need  
>> to index the content of the various files (word, pdf, excel, ppt).  
>> I see that ExtFile doesn't have a PrincipiaSearchSource method so  
>> I created one. It returns self.index_html(). When I go back into  
>> my catalog and reindex my PrincipiaSearchSource index (a  
>> textindexng index), clicking the "Reindex" button opens the  
>> ExtFile I'm trying to index. Is there something more to the  
>> process of trying to index ExtFiles with TextIndexNG. I've googled  
>> around and tried a few things but either they don't work or I get  
>> the same results I've just described. Any ideas?
> this is what was discussed here:
> http://mail.zope.org/pipermail/zope/2006-March/165803.html
> http://mail.zope.org/pipermail/zope/2006-April/165924.html
> and a number of times before. Looks like someone needs to really  
> look at this. I will try to do that over the weekend, if nothing  
> works... well, my 19k ExtFiles will have to turn into Chris' blobs :-)
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