Creating Spotlight Plugins
"A Spotlight plugin simply parses and returns the useful metadata from a file to the Spotlight server; the server handles the rest. Apple has provided a nice example of creating a Spotlight plugin that you should skim over before proceeding. It's located in /Developer/Examples/Metadata, includes a simple application that creates a custom file format, and supplies a Spotlight plugin for that custom file format. In particular, take note of these highlights:"
(Submitted by Noel Tue Jul 19, 2005 )
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