Price: Free, GNU GPL, open source in C (Unix version); $90 for Windows Lite version (to 3,000 pages); $299 for Windows Pro version. Platform: Linux, FreeBSD, SunOS, Solaris, BSDI, OpenBSD, HP-UX, Digital Unix, SCO Unixware, AIX, SGI Irix, YellowDog Linux, Mac OS X and other Unix systems; Windows 98, NT and 2000.
The name is pronounced "mno-go-search." The word "mnogo" means "many" in Russian; the project was part of the Mnogo.ru portal.
Indexes keywords, descriptions, and user-defined META tags.
Indexing can specify weighting for page structures.
Indexes HTML, XML and TXT files. External file format converts for PDF, PostScript, Microsoft Word, etc.
ht://Dig vs mnoGoSearch Comparison: by
Yannick Warnier A user systematically compares the features, qualities, and user experience of ht://Dig and mnoGoSearch on a Linux web server with open source database systems.
Search Engines: The Hunt Is On: October 16, 2000 by
Avi Rappoport In-depth discussion of search engines for e-commerce and other web sites covers features and future trends, software vs. services, database vs. text searching, natural-language searching, and open-source search engines covering ht://Dig and mnoGoSearch.