Advanced MetaSearch Engine:
- 1. You must have
a working (online) web server (Apache, IIS, Zeus, iPlanet etc.) with
permission to run your own cgi scripts (CGI enabled).
2. Your internet domain name.
3. Running any of the following operating systems (recent releases):
Linux (virtually all variants: RedHat, Fedora, Debian, Slackware, Caldera, CentOS etc.)
Windows (Vista, 2000, XT, NT etc.)*
For information on other operating systems, please contact sales.
* - In Windows OS, the user must have full permission to run own executables.
4. The program usually takes less than 3 MB of disk space, but you should
have atleast 10 MB (megabyte) or more free disk space available on your
- Atleast some entry
level HTML knowledge will be required as you (or your site designer) will need to customize
the HTML Template/s (provided) with your own site design, images, banners,
links etc. This is an ordinary HTML document used to create the Result
pages. You can put your images, banners, links etc. on this HTML Template.
(Working Example is provided).
- The program comes
as 'ready to search' and you do not need to have any programming knowledge
to run Advanced MetaSearch on your server.
Note: There is NO need to make any
modifications in the main program files. All customization issues are
dealt with by easy to follow configuration files (like a text file)
with full description and tips on customization (including examples).
Unless you are a highly demanding webmaster; you would not have to make
much changes in configurations.