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[_] recruitment site dev

Matt Hamilton matth at
Wed May 5 13:46:20 BST 2004

Nick Nettleton wrote:

> Why not just ask the user to save their CV as HTML from MS Word, and upload
> that? Save it into a MySQL table with a fulltext index.
> Nice and easy for everyone.

Except for the recruitment consultant when he wannts to try and print
out the CV or send it to a client. Have you *seen* Word's HTML output? :)

I would store the original file and then get the server to convert to
plain text and index that.


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