From Free Software Directory
Jump to: navigation, search

Reviews: 0 ... further results.


A full-text retrieval search system

Namazu is a full-text search system intended for easy use. It not only works as a CGI program for a small or medium scale Web search engine, but also works as a personal use search system for your pile of emails. Supported document types are HTML, Mail/News, MHonArc, RFC, TeX (with detex), man (with groff), PDF (with pdftotext) and plain text.


User manual available st; Japanese users manual available at


version 2.0.21 (stable)
released on 18 July 2011

VCS Checkout

repostory:namazu, password: guest


Related Projects



Verified by

Verified on


Verified by

Janet Casey

Verified on

31 January 2001

Leaders and contributors

Namazu Project Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI

Software prerequisites

Required to usePerl
Required to useFile_MMagic
Weak prerequisitenkf
Weak prerequisitekakasi
Weak prerequisitechasen

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 18 February 2017.


Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the page “GNU Free Documentation License”.

The copyright and license notices on this page only apply to the text on this page. Any software or copyright-licenses or other similar notices described in this text has its own copyright notice and license, which can usually be found in the distribution or license text itself.