Recoll is a text search tool for Unix and Linux desktops

learn more… | top users | synonyms

2
votes
1answer
130 views

Find out when the recoll index was last updated

Is there a way to find out, when a recoll-index was last updated?
2
votes
1answer
58 views

Using relative paths in recoll

I am using recoll to index my files locally and so far it works really well. However, I'd like to have the paths be relative to the recoll.conf or recoll index directory so that I can move the files ...
2
votes
2answers
159 views

What tools can I use for PDF indexing?

In our working group we used Recoll on a Ubuntu PC to index all the PDF. For a while we moved everything to a Redhat server. Is there a Recoll alternative which doesn't requires a GUI adn support ...
2
votes
1answer
182 views

Find files with specific extension with help of recoll

How to make recoll program to show files with specific extension (for example, *.cpp, *.txt, etc)?
2
votes
0answers
62 views

Recover text files and directory structure from the database created by Recoll?

A while ago, I ran Recoll which created a database on a partition, so that I could quickly search among all the text information in the contents of all files (text file, pdf, djvu, html, etc) in that ...
1
vote
2answers
26 views

Phrase search in recoll

I would like to know whether I could avoid Recoll searching uses of any of the words in a term and only search the exact term. For example I'm trying to search for register indirect and it gives ...