why not? That is what ft-search is meant for.
Regards, Thomas Spahni
On Tue, 7 Sep 2004, leegold wrote:
> I asked a ques, in a previous post but maybe I should simplify the
> question. Am I totallly crazy to use FullText for specific keyword
> searchs? Let's say I have a text data type field and I load it with
> keywords (text after all), the couldn't I just use a Fulltext index on
> that field then search for specific keywords? I'd have the boolean mode
> with a minimum of coding.
> If not, well, I haven't found tutorials that lay it out how to code for
> "and, or, phrase, not" searches without Fulltext. I assume it'd be some
> more SQL to do that. I'm not too handy with set theory at the moment -
> it seems the fulltext pust me on the road to having a nice keyword
> search w/bells and whistles w/min. of hassel even though I'm not using
> it for it's heralded intended purpose.
> Lee G.
> Wash DC