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In the Cruiser area (cruiser administration), you can administrate and configure the TREX cruiser components. The TREX cruiser enables a file search on file and Web servers. TREX then indexes the files that are extracted from the searched file and Web servers.


For more information about using and optimizing the TREX cruiser, see SAP Note 1110112 - TREX 7.0/7.1: How to use the TREX Cruiser.


The figure below shows you where the cruiser administration area is located in the TREX admin tool (standalone):

The following table provides an overview of the windows and functions that are available in this area:



Cruiser: Admin

In this area, you administrate crawls carried out by the TREX cruiser on file shares and Web servers.

You following functions are available:

  • Adding crawls to an index

  • Configuring crawls

  • Starting, canceling, suspending, restarting, and updating crawls

  • Deleting crawls

Cruiser: Content

In this area, you administrate content and monitor the status of the started crawl processes.

Cruiser: Landscape

This area displays data on the started crawl processes such as the cruise ID and the hosts on which the TREX cruiser is running.