pinot-index(1) Index documents from the command-line


pinot-index [OPTIONS] --db DATABASE URLS


pinot-index - Index documents from the command-line


-b, --backend
name of back-end to use (default xapian)
-c, --check
check whether the given URL is in the index
-d, --db
path to, or name of, index to use (mandatory)
-h, --help
display this help and exit
-i, --index
index the given URL
-o, --override
MIME type detection override, as TYPE:EXT
-s, --showinfo
show information about the document
-v, --version
output version information and exit

Supported back-ends are : 'xapian'


pinot-index --check --showinfo --backend xapian --db ~/.pinot/daemon ../Bozo.txt

pinot-index --index --db PinotOnTheWeb

pinot-index --index --db Docs --override text/x-rst:rst /usr/share/doc/python-kitchen-1.1.1/docs/index.rst

Indexing documents to My Web Pages or My Documents with pinot-index is not recommended


Report bugs to [email protected]

This is free software. You may redistribute copies of it under the terms of the GNU General Public License <>.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.