I see from P's home page that more work has been done on their hopper thingy. A message dated 13 May was posted...
'New updates to Perseus Hopper open source release: The open source release of the Perseus Hopper has been updated. You now have the choice of downloading the data generated by the installation process rather than loading the data using the texts. The text files continue to be available under the Creative Commons license.
Download the latest release of source code from SourceForge.
Download the text files or data here. '
Would any kind soul care to explain exactly what that means in English please. Are we any nearer to being able to have the P texts on our own machines in a searchable manner?