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Re: matching partial/variant words

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)not-real.hank.org>
Date: Fri Feb 08 2002 - 20:05:58 GMT
On Friday 08 February 2002 11:15 am, Chuck Renner wrote:
> > Indexing would convert both "running" and "runs" to run and only store
> > "run" in the index.  Then when searching for "running" (or
> > "runs") swish
> > will convert that to "run" and find the correct entries in the index.
>
> Excellent.  I think I'll give this a shot.
>
> Am I correct in assuming that the search function automagically determines
> whether an index is stemmed or not?

Yes.  The index contains a flag that says that it is stemmed.
Received on Fri Feb 8 20:06:43 2002