The makeqif program is a Unix script, written in C, which will
delve through the deepest corners of your website or FTP site and
collect information about each of the files. From this information,
it will create a "
.qif" file, perfect for use by
XL Search (or Shareware.com).
.qif" file's format is one file per line, containing the
following fields, separated by ASCII "TAB" characters:
- Modification date (in YYMMDD format)
- Size, in bytes, of the file
- A text description
makeqif builds this for you! For details, please read the
README.txt" that comes in the makeqif distribution.
Once your site is index, please fill out the "Add My Site" form on
our feedback page.
to jump directly to the form.
First, download the archive:
Place it on your site, log-in (using "telnet"), and open the archive:
tar -xf makeqif.tar
This will create a new "
README.txt" file (which explains how to compile and
use makeqif) is contained within.
If you need help, please don't hestiate to
makeqif.pl is a Perl script which is meant to do the same
as the C-based "
makeqif" above. It was written by
XL Search by
1997 - 2015.
New Breed Software