Django+Elasticsearch+Haystack to Search PDFs and Such
By: Joe Jasinski
Date: Feb. 12, 2015, 7 p.m.
Have you ever wanted to search the contents of uploaded PDFs, Docs, and other document formats on your website? Django Haystack (with the Elasticsearch search backend) is a great way to add search to your site, but it does not support full document indexing out of the box. I'd like to share a solution that I cobbled together to allow this combination of tools the ability to search document contents