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Re: lucene/plucene/clucene

From: Keith Ivey <keith(at)>
Date: Mon May 09 2005 - 19:43:17 GMT
David L Norris wrote:

> All files on UNIX systems can be larger than 2 GB.  Large File support
> on UNIX systems replaces file offsets and all the functions which use
> them with 64-bit versions.  For most programs it's just a matter of
> defining those two variables and recompiling.

Thanks.  I was misinterpreting the variables as being specific to swish-e, but 
now that I think about it, swish-e wouldn't be storing byte offsets to words in 
the indexed files in its indexes anyway.

Keith Ivey <>
Smokefree DC
Washington, DC
Received on Mon May 9 12:43:17 2005