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Disable Full-text index generation

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Jan 15, 2015 at 9:42 AM

I use sandcastle with an own presentation style to generate the documentation as website.

Is it possible to deactivate the full-text index generation (\fti*.*) as well as the generation of the keyword WebKI.xml?
I want to minimize the build time generating the whole documentation.
Jan 15, 2015 at 8:20 PM
There isn't a way to shut off the full-text indexing step by default. You can write a plug-in that would run instead of the BuildStep.GenerateFullTextIndex step and do nothing. The SandcastleHtmlExtract tool generates the WebKI.xml file in addition to generating the table of contents. I doubt you'd gain much by having an option to shut off just the indexing part of it since it parses the files and generates the info for both together.