Name : recoll Version : 1.23.7 Release : 2.fc28 Arch : x86_64 Size : 2.1 M Source : recoll-1.23.7-2.fc28.src.rpm Repo : fedora Summary : Desktop full text search tool with Qt GUI URL : http://www.lesbonscomptes.com/recoll/ License : GPLv2+ Description : Recoll is a personal full text search package for Linux, FreeBSD and : other Unix systems. It is based on a very strong back end (Xapian), for : which it provides an easy to use, feature-rich, easy administration : interface.
There are times when you would want to have a local search engine capable of indexing even pdf and doc files. So here is a solution.
You can use “Omega” and here are the instructions.
download omega from http:// xapian.org/download
yum install xapian libuuid-devel
And then make and install omega and for this you can follow the instructions.
Create index using command omindex
and then you can use quest or search.py to search or you can setup the cgi way so that you can use local browser to search.
You can setup cron with following to update the index regularly:
omindex -p --db /var/lib/omega/data/default --url /URL /path/to/index