In our LAPTOP to NAS series we sucessefully converted our old laptop to a small NAS without spending much.
Now added functionality series, let’s check about real good addons to Openmediavault NAS for free. Full file search along with pdfs is a must-have feature for most of us.
What is a Full-text search along with a PDF search with OCR.?
When you are NAS keep on filling and one day you want to retrieve some text from the backup file. The problem is you dint remember the file name or file type.
How you retrieve data by what you remember are a few keywords Full-text search along with PDF search will come in to picture to rescue. It searches file contents of type txt and pdfs for keywords and list them to you.l Wonderful?
How to enable Full-text search along with pdf file search with partial words search for free.
Step 1: Assumptions: OMV 5. x along with DOcket and portainer.
Step 2: Docker-Compose file for FileRun to deploy on Openmediavault
– “ES_JAVA_OPTS=-Xms512m -Xmx512m”
Before you start up containers, grant access 1000:1000 on server OS path mentioned in compose file yourpath/l:/var/www/html
else the container will crash. It may be fixed in the next release.
Now login to FileRUn -> control panel – enable full txt and ocr search. You are ready to go. don’t forget to enable index cron in web container.
*/2 * * * * /var/www/html/cron/process_search_index_queue.sh