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Created by Guest
Created on Jun 1, 2020

Database crawler does not have an option to narrow down the content/query to crawl.

The Database crawler in CP4D discovery service does not have an option to narrow down the content to crawl. We need an option to run a query from the crawler like FC. Please add this option.

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  • Guest
    Sep 21, 2020

    In WEX FC there are a lot of ways to limit the crawl, but there is also the conversion pipeline that lets you check for a field, metadata, or even document content, and then basically set the document to "null" so there is no output. This is not ideal for large document sets, but it works to prevent documents from being indexed.