Re: Oracle Text Indexes on WORD and pdf files

From: zigzagdna <>
Date: Sun, 9 May 2010 05:21:32 -0700 (PDT)
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On May 8, 11:14 pm, zigzagdna <> wrote:
> I am on Oracle 11 g using hp unix 11i.
> Can one set Oracle text Indexes on Microsoft WORD and  pdf files. I
> can understand text indexes on text files, but how do test indexes
> work on “binary” files such as WORD and pdf files. I have been told
> they work on these files as well, just curious how oracle manages to
> parse such files.

I am still using Oracle 9 text because that is what what my vendor supports eventhough I am on Oracle 11i. Received on Sun May 09 2010 - 07:21:32 CDT

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