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Re: Word duplication in searches

From: Peter Karman <peter(at)>
Date: Wed Apr 19 2006 - 19:46:37 GMT
does setting RankScheme affect it?

Matthew Stanislawski scribbled on 4/19/06 12:02 PM:
> Hi,
> On my local swish-e setup, I notice that repeating a word in a search 
> changes the search order a little, though the number of results is the same.
> Example: For me, "test time" vs. "test test test time" vs. "test time 
> time time" all return differently-ordered results.
> Note: This doesn't happen when the word is the only unique word in the 
> search (i.e., "test" and "test test" are treated the same), and word 
> order doesn't seem to matter either.
> I can't find anything on this in the documentation or list archives. 
> Can someone explain the specific methodology swish-e uses to produce 
> these results?  Might it be dependent on local config settings?
> Thanks,
> -mes

Peter Karman  .  .  peter(at)
Received on Wed Apr 19 12:46:41 2006