DtSearchMergeResults(library call) DtSearchMergeResults(library call)
NAME [Toc] [Back]
DtSearchMergeResults - Merge two DtSearch results lists into one
SYNOPSIS [Toc] [Back]
DESCRIPTION [Toc] [Back]
DtSearchMergeResults merges the srclist results list into the targlist
list using proximity for sort order, and sets the srclist source list
pointer to NULL.
This function is used to merge results from separate database searches
for presentation to the user as a single results list.
It presumes both lists are initially sorted by ascending proximity. It
does nothing if source list is empty and returns DtSrOK. It moves the
source list as is to the target list if the target list is empty and
ARGUMENTS [Toc] [Back]
srclist Specifies the results list to be merged into the target
targlist Specifies the results list into which the source list is to
RETURN VALUE [Toc] [Back]
DtSearchMergeResults returns DtSrERROR if either the srclist pointer
or the srclist pointer is NULL. Otherwise, it returns DtSrOK,
indicating a successful merge.
SEE ALSO [Toc] [Back]
DtSrAPI(3), DtSearchQuery(3), DtSearchSortResults(3),
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