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From Jukka Zitting <jukka.zitt...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Convert file before Tika processes it?
Date Thu, 21 Jun 2012 12:08:11 GMT

On Thu, Jun 21, 2012 at 4:35 AM, 122jxgcn <ywpark90@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi, I'm currently working on Tika to properly process custom file type (*.hwp
> file) I have a binary executable file which converts hwp file into xml file.
> I'm not sure how can I include this binary file so that when Tika encounters
> hwp file, it can automatically convert in to xml file using the binary, and
> pass the document to XMLParser.

The best approach would be for you to write a custom Parser class for
this file type. That class would call your executable to convert the
file to XML and would then invoke the standard XMLParser on the


Jukka Zitting

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