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       skksearch - yet another SKK Dictionary server


       skksearch [-l digit ][-f logfile ][-s][-c config ] type : file ...


       This  manual  page  was  written  for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution
       because the original program does not have a manual page.

       skksearch is a dictionary server for  the  SKK  Japanese  input  method
       system.   skksearch  is  normally  invoked  by the Internet server (see
       inetd(8)) for requests to connect to the skkserv port as  indicated  by
       the /etc/services file (see services(5)).


       skksearch program accepts the following options:

       -l digit
              specify loglevel -1 to 7.

       -f logfile
              output debug message to logfile.

       -s     Use syslog.

       -c config
              indicates  config  file  which  contains  the  specifications of

              skksearch program supports the following dictionary types.

                 db     Berkeley DB

                 cdb    constant database (see tinycdb).

                 plain  plain text like SKK-JISYO.L

                 dummy  dummy dictionary for debugging.

       skksearch can take multiple dictionaries.


       Insert the following line in inetd.conf, and restart inetd.
           skkserv    stream     tcp      nowait     nobody     /usr/sbin/tcpd
           /usr/sbin/skksearch -c /etc/skkserach.conf


       This manual page was written by Fumitoshi UKAI <>, for
       the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).

                              September 23, 2000