jackrabbit-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Patrick Kimber <mailing.patrick.kim...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: MsPowerPointTextFilter error
Date Mon, 09 Jan 2006 17:26:42 GMT
Hi Martin.
What is the alternative you have found to extract text from Word files?
Thanks for your help
Patrick


On 09/01/06, Martin Perez <mpermar@gmail.com> wrote:
> Edgar, if I'm not wrong, the textmining library is used to extract text from
> Microsoft Word files. I didn't made that class, but currently I haven't
> found a better alternative to extract text from word files. Maybe someone
> could point us to an alternative library, but Word support is a must to any
> worthwile text filtering system.
>
> Kind regards,
>
> Martin
>
> On 1/9/06, Marcel Reutegger <marcel.reutegger@gmx.net> wrote:
> >
> > Hi Martin,
> >
> > I think your proposal makes sense. If noone objects, I will remove the
> > dependency to commons-logging.
> >
> > regards
> >   marcel
> >
> > Martin Perez wrote:
> > > Hi.
> > >
> > > I was getting an exception on my application and it really took me a
> > very
> > > long time to figure what was happening. MsPowerPointTextFilter is
> > requiring
> > > commons-logging to work, and I did not had that .jar file on my
> > classpath.
> > > The constructor, needs that library to work, and so if you don't have
> > that
> > > library an InvocationTargetException is thrown.
> > >
> > > My proposal is to remove that commons-logging dependency. I don't know
> > why
> > > that text filter is doing logging (only one message to print an error),
> > and
> > > why requires logging, when all the other filters are throwing up a
> > > RepositoryException with embedded information.
> > >
> > >
> > > Kind regards,
> > >
> > > Martin
> > >
> >
> >
>
>

Mime
View raw message