Archive of UserLand's first discussion group, started October 5, 1998.
How to Strip HTML Tags from Text
Author: Brent Simmons Posted: 1/23/1999; 1:36:30 PM Topic: Search Engine XML-RPC Interface Msg #: 2421 (In response to 2420) Prev/Next: 2420 / 2422
You don't have to strip the HTML tags before sending your page -- the search engine will do so before indexing.
But -- you might want to anyway, to make the XML-RPC request a little smaller.
If you want to strip HTML tags, the recommended verb to use is searchEngine.stripMarkup.
I just put up a DocServer page for it:
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- Re: How to Strip HTML Tags from Text, Keola Donaghy, 1/23/1999; 1:44:36 PM
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