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Re: [swish-e] Boolean "AND" "OR" search

From: Xueshan Feng <sfeng(at)not-real.Stanford.EDU>
Date: Tue Nov 20 2007 - 04:48:29 GMT
Quoting Bill Moseley <moseley@hank.org>:

> On Mon, Nov 19, 2007 at 07:59:11PM -0800, Xueshan Feng wrote:
>>
>>
>> Thanks Bill! These testing commands helped  me to find out the issue.
>>
>> In my swish-e configuration file, I used this directive:
>>
>> IgnoreWords File: /usr/share/doc/swish-e/examples/conf/stopwords/english.txt
>>
>> "and" and "or" are in the list, that must stopped Boolean search.
>
> No, it's the word "must".
>
> $ swish-e -H1 -w "university must"
> # SWISH format: 2.5.6
> # Search words: university must
> # Removed stopwords: must     <<<<------------------
> # Number of hits: 2
> # Search time: 0.021 seconds
> # Run time: 0.042 seconds
> 1000 uni "uni" 11
> 1000 both "both" 16
> .
>
>
> Do you need to use stopwords?  I normally don't use any.


I cannot remember why I used it in first place. Probably really no need.

I will leave it out.

Thanks again!

Xueshan




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