Installation Settings of Aracne

You can install the following Aracne modules:

  • Administration Tool. Web administration console that allows configuring the crawling, filtering, and data indexing tasks. It also allows for queries on the collected data after running the crawling/indexing tasks.
  • Aracne Server. This includes the crawling modules (except the IECrawler).
  • IECrawler. Advanced Web crawler based on Microsoft Internet Explorer.
  • Indexing/Search Engine Server. This includes the indexing and data search servers. If required, these servers can be installed in a different machine to that of the Aracne server.

If you selected the Custom Installation in the step 2 of the installation wizard, you can configure the following settings of the Aracne modules:

Aracne Server

When you select Custom Installation in the step 2 of the installation wizard, you can configure the following settings of the Aracne server:

  • Server port number: port that the Aracne server will use to listen for requests.
  • Shutdown port number: port that the Aracne server will listen for shutdown requests.
  • Auxiliary port number: auxiliary port used by the Aracne server to communicate with its clients.
  • In Windows operating systems, select Install as a Windows service to install the Aracne Server as a Windows service.

Indexing/Search Engine Server

When you select Custom Installation in the step 2 of the installation wizard, you can configure the following settings of the Indexing/Search Engine server:

  • Server port number: port that the Indexing/Search Engine server will listen for incoming connections.
  • Shutdown port number: port that the Indexing/Search Engine server will listen for shutdown requests.
  • Auxiliary port number: auxiliary port used by the Indexing/Search Engine Server to communicate with its clients.
  • In Windows operating systems, select Install as a Windows service to install the Indexing/Search Engine Server as a Windows service.