Article ID: 975532 - View products that this article applies to.
When you run a crawl on a Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 site, the crawl lasts for several days. This problem occurs when there are approximately 220 or more index files, and the index files are not being merged.
To resolve this issue, apply the following updates:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Article ID: 975532 - Last Review: November 12, 2009 - Revision: 1.0
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