Solr setup full-text search in 5 minutes

  1. Download the latest version of solr (Solr 6.5.1)
  2. Unpack it and go into the bin directory
  3. Start it up by executing:
  4. Initialize the configuration by executing:
  5. Index your files by executing:
  6. Open the web browser and start Searching

At this point it is basically already working.

I prefer to do some more optimizations:

  1. Open server/solr/files/conf/velocity/head.vm and remove the css .result-document:hover. This gets rid of the annoying zoom effect when hovering search results
  2. Open server/solr/files/conf/velocity/hit.vm and replace
    with

    This adds a link for each result to directly open the file. (as the link is local, you need to install the firefox extension local_filesystem_links).

Convert EML to PDF

On git hub a project can be found that does exactly that: eml-to-pdf-convertere.

The program can be used as follows: