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  • search Search performs a search on a database using an Axiell Collections advanced search language statement.
  • listpointerfiles Listpointerfiles returns a list of metadata of saved searches (aka pointer files) from a database.
  • getpointerfile Getpointerfile returns metadata and a hit list of the requested saved search (aka pointer file), in Axiell AdlibXML format.
  • searchpointerfiles Searchpointerfiles returns a list of metadata from selected saved searches (aka pointer files).
  • scan Scan returns a list of index keys starting from a given value.
  • autocomplete Autocomplete returns a list of index keys that match the starting letters given in value.
  • getcontent Getcontent retrieves digital content (e.g. an image or movie, not in XML format) from a server.
  • getmetadata Getmetadata returns a list of fields and their properties (in Axiell AdlibXML format) from a database.
  • getdomains Getdomains retrieves all domains from the user authentication database used by the login command.
  • facets The deprecated Facets command (use the facets parameter for a normal search instead) returned a list of terms or names appearing in a specified field in a search result, each accompanied by the number of records in which that term or name appears in the relevant search result.
  • getdeletedrecords Getdeletedrecords returns a list of deleted records from a certain date.
  • getmediainfo Getmediainfo retrieves metadata of digital media files, in XML format.
  • suggest Suggest returns a list of keys from one or more indexed fields listed in an adlibweb.xml <searchFields> specification, which contain the (partial) word you provided as the search key.
  • q q provides a simple search command. You just need to provide the value to search.