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ixOpenIndex

Name

ixOpenIndex

Synopsis

void ixOpenIndex(OnixIndexManagerT IndexManager, OnixFileSpecT File, StatusCodeT *Status)

Arguments

IndexManager: An Index manager object which was created by a call to ixCreateIndexManager

File: The full path to the index.

Status: A pointer to a value of type StatusCodeT representing any error conditions.

Returns

Nothing.

If an error occurred, Status will be set to the error number.

Description

ixOpenIndex opens a previously created index.  An index must be opened before you can index or search.  If you want to create an index, a call to ixCreateIndex or ixCreateIndexEx is needed. 

When you are finished using an index, it should be closed with a call to ixCloseIndex.

See Also

Opening Indexes
ixCloseIndex, ixCreateIndex, ixReloadIndex