Problems with Google Search Appliance and Domino’s compressed HTTP output

If you use Domino’s HTTP GZIP compression, you may have issues with your Google Search Appliance reporting: Malformed HTTP header: empty content It appears that the Google box will tell Domino that it accepts compressed content in the HTTP headers even though it is unable to process the content. Luckily I found an easy solution…

Denial of service caused by Google Search Appliance OneBox module

We use a Google Search Appliance to index our Domino websites. We use Google’s OneBox module to execute FT searches to return results from a database we don’t want Google to index (basically 80,000 journal records we don’t want to be counted against our license total). Yesterday we upgraded our Search Appliance to the latest…

Domino issues with latest Google Search Appliance software (5.2.0.G32)

A word of warning if you use a Google Search Appliance to index your Domino content. The latest version of the appliance software (5.2.0.G32) has a bug which means it is now case sensitive when checking for Domino rewrite and ignore rules. For example it will only exclude agents if they are correctly capitalised. i.e…