Its been a long time since I blogged. I am restarting with a technical blog and hopefully it helps some folks.
For any intranet/internet application that delivers a page based on a key and if the url remains constant , we can extend the search facility in firefox. All we need to do is just write on very simple xml and paste the xml in Firefox/searchPlugins folder usually in C:/Program Files/MozillaFireFox/searchplugins on Windows or /Application/MozillaFireFox/searchplugins on Mac. Please check with your installation path for pasting the xml file.
After the xml is deployed the search option would look like this
My Intranet search is the new intranet search site added.
So now lets create a search for a local wikipedia deployed in intranet
Assume the url for our wiki to be
For every new page added the ur will transform into