As Lucene Eurocon 2011 wraps up in Barcelona today, not everyone had gotten the answer they were looking for but some tweeted that they left with plenty of...
0 replies - 4058 views - 10/20/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in Articles
After the release of Solr 3.1
I decided to look into the extended list of formats through which we
can update the indexes. Until now we had a choice of...
1 replies - 5226 views - 10/14/11 by Rafał Kuć in News
Somewhere in the soap opera
that might be titled ‘As Hewlett Packard Turns’, the question of the
impact of the Autonomy acquisition on...
0 replies - 4889 views - 10/13/11 by David Fishman in News
“Car sale application” users started to use wildard queries more and
more often. This fact forced us to think about wildcard queries
0 replies - 3685 views - 10/12/11 by Rafał Andrzejewski in News
Over the summer I served as a Google Summer of Code mentor for David Nemeskey, PhD student at Eötvös Loránd University.
David proposed to improve...
0 replies - 5351 views - 10/11/11 by Robert Muir in News
Data Import Handler is a very nice and powerful tool. The following
entry is a description of the problem (and solutions) which I met...
0 replies - 4833 views - 10/07/11 by Rafał Kuć in News
It gives me great pleasure to announce that LucidWorks Enterprise 2.0 is now available now for download. The platform that accelerates and simplifies search...
0 replies - 2355 views - 10/05/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in Announcements
This is perhaps the most obvious and “not very helpful” post for
quite a few people, but for those who experience this issue, it’ll save
0 replies - 4385 views - 10/05/11 by Mats Lindh in News
Today we’ll see a small workaround that can be used to accomplish a very common use case regarding geographic search.
The example use case is...
0 replies - 4657 views - 10/03/11 by Emmanuel Espina in News
In Solr 3.1 and later we have a very interesting functionality, which
enables us to sort by function value. What does that gives us? Actually, a
0 replies - 5389 views - 09/27/11 by Rafał Kuć in News
I needed a really good hash function for the distributed indexing
we’re implementing for Solr. Since it will be used for partitioning...
0 replies - 6140 views - 09/26/11 by Yonik Seeley in News
While using Lucene and Solr we are used to a very high reliability. However, there may come a day when Solr will inform us
that our index is corrupted, and...
0 replies - 6540 views - 09/22/11 by Rafał Kuć in News
Many times, clients ask us to help them estimate memory
usage or disk space usage or to share benchmarks as they build out there
search system. Doing so is...
1 replies - 10480 views - 09/18/11 by Grant Ingersoll in News
A new programmer's guide to Solr, The Programmer’s Guide to Open Source Search Search: What’s New in Apache Solr / Lucene 3.4, is now available courtesy of...
1 replies - 8065 views - 09/16/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in News
Today, we can enjoy another version of Lucene and Solr – release numbered 3.4. In the newest version there are a few functionalities worth looking...
0 replies - 7875 views - 09/15/11 by Rafał Kuć in News
Hereby I would like to start a small series of articles describing
the elements of the optimization of Solr instances. At first glance I
0 replies - 5387 views - 09/13/11 by Rafał Kuć in News
In the previous parts (part 1, part. 2)
of the cycle, we learned how to configure and query Solr to get the
autocomplete functionality. In today’s...
0 replies - 7847 views - 09/09/11 by Rafał Kuć in News
Solr took another step toward increasing its NoSQL datastore capabilities, with the addition of realtime get.
As readers probably know,...
0 replies - 7890 views - 09/08/11 by Yonik Seeley in News
While playing around with one of my development SOLR installations
(this time under Windows), I suddenly got a weird error message when
feeding data to one...
1 replies - 6896 views - 09/07/11 by Mats Lindh in News
In the previous part I showed how the faceting mechanism can be used
to achieve the autocomplete functionality. Today I’ll show you how to
2 replies - 8809 views - 09/05/11 by Rafał Kuć in News