Open Source Pure PHP Search Engine, Crawler, and Indexer
Copyright (C) 2009 - 2013 Chris Pollett firstname.lastname@example.org
This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
(at your option) any later version.
This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
GNU General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
along with this program. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
The Yioop search engine consists of three main
bin/fetcher.php - used to download batches of urls provided
bin/queue_server.php - maintains a queue of urls that are
going to be scheduled to be seen. It also keeps
track of what has been seen and robots.txt info.
Its last responsibility is to create the index_archive
that is used by the search front end.
index.php -- a search engine web page. It is also used
to handle message passing between the fetchers
(multiple machines can act as fetchers) and the
You can download the SeekQuarry search engine from
The Yioop search engine requires Apache and
PHP. It was developed under Apache 2.2, PHP 5.3,
and the sqlite3 built into PHP.
The source code is mainly due to Chris Pollett.
Other contributors include: Ravi Dhillon, Priya Gangaraju,
Akshat Kukreti, Nakul Natu, Vijaya Pamidi, Vijeth Patil, Tarun
Pepira, Tamayee Potluri, Shawn Tice, Sandhya Vissapragada.
Several people helped with localization: My wife, Mary Pollett,
Jonathan Ben-David, Ismail.B, Andrea Brunetti, Thanh Bui,
Sujata Dongre, Animesh Dutta, Youn Kim, Akshat Kukreti,
Chao-Hsin Shih, Ahmed Kamel Taha, and Sugi Widjaja.
Please see the INSTALL file
Documentation and Support
Please check out seekquarry.com