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kjdon [Installing MG-1.3]
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 ====== MG====== ====== MG======
  
-MG is a freely-available full-text retrieval system that makes efficient use of disk resources by storing the index, and the text that is indexed, in compressed form. The MG system is described in the eponymous book [[http://​people.eng.unimelb.edu.au/​ammoffat/​mg/​|Managing Gigabytes]]. To meet the needs of The New Zealand Digital Library and the [[http://​ww.greenstone.org|Greenstone]] software we have made a number of improvements to the standard MG distribution. These improvements are being made available as MG-1.3.+MG is a freely-available full-text retrieval system that makes efficient use of disk resources by storing the index, and the text that is indexed, in compressed form. The MG system is described in the eponymous book [[http://​people.eng.unimelb.edu.au/​ammoffat/​mg/​|Managing Gigabytes]]. To meet the needs of The New Zealand Digital Library and the [[http://​ww.greenstone.org|Greenstone]] software we have made a number of improvements to the standard MG distribution. These improvements are being made available as MG-1.3. September 1999.
  
 MG-1.3 offers: MG-1.3 offers:
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 ====Installing MG-1.3==== ====Installing MG-1.3====
  
-Installing on Unix systems+**Installing on Unix systems**
  
-  * Download the [[http://www.nzdl.org/download/​mg/​mg-1.3g.tar.gz|MG-1.3g]] distribution.+  * Download the [[http://files.greenstone.org/software/​mg/​mg-1.3g.tar.gz|MG-1.3g]] distribution.
   * Change your current working directory to where the distribution was unpacked and run:   * Change your current working directory to where the distribution was unpacked and run:
 <​code>​./​configure --prefix=`pwd` <​code>​./​configure --prefix=`pwd`
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 make install</​code>​ make install</​code>​
  
-Installing on Microsoft Windows systems+**Installing on Microsoft Windows systems**
  
-  * Download the [[http://www.nzdl.org/download/​mg/​mg-1.3g.tar.gz|MG-1.3g]] distribution.+  * Download the [[http://files.greenstone.org/software/​mg/​mg-1.3g.tar.gz|MG-1.3g]] distribution.
   * Change your current working directory to where the distribution was unpacked and run:   * Change your current working directory to where the distribution was unpacked and run:
 <​code>​nmake /f win32.mak <​code>​nmake /f win32.mak