Interfaces

Introduction

The Funnelback user interface is normally a web page that allows the user to enter a query, and view the results.

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The user interface relies on several components working together:

search forms / templates

are the templates for generating the query form and result pages.

search

is the end point that handles web requests and the generation of web pages.

PADRE

is the query processor that accepts a query, searches the index and returns the results.

Accessing search UI

Form files

The specific presentation for search results is defined in the .ftl file, which uses the FreeMarker file format.

Please read the Search forms section for more information.

See also

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