Introduction to xapian

Xapian is an open source search engine library.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.7 platform.

Package Information

User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/xapian

Installation of Xapian

Install Xapian by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr \
            --disable-static \
            --docdir=/usr/share/doc/xapian-core-1.2.19 &&

To run the test suite, issue: make check.

Now, as the root user:

make install


Installed Programs: copydatabase, delve, quest, simpleexpand, simpleindex, simplesearch, xapian-check, xapian-chert-update, xapian-compact, xapian-config, xapian-inspect, xapian-metadata, xapian-progsrv, xapian-replicate, xapian-replicate-server and xapian-tcpsrv
Installed Libraries: libxapian.so
Installed Directories: /usr/include/xapian, /usr/lib/cmake/xapian, and /usr/share/doc/xapian-core-1.2.19

Last updated on 2015-02-20 16:04:13 -0800