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Re: [swish-e] creating index - c api

From: vagrant vagrant <vagrant.vagrant(at)not-real.gmail.com>
Date: Fri Jun 25 2010 - 11:03:00 GMT
this is exacly what i need to know. xapian looks perfect, thank you

2010/6/25 Peter Karman <peter@peknet.com>

> vagrant vagrant wrote on 6/24/10 7:07 PM:
> > hi all.
> >
> > i have simple (and maybe stupid) question:
> >
> > i was studying documentation, and there is no function for creating
> > index. is possible to create swish-e index through c api? and if yes,
> > how? and if not, why not? thx
> >
>
> Not a stupid question.
>
> The API covers only searching, not indexing.
>
> Why not? The short answer is because no one has written one for version
> 2.x.
>
> Swish3 allows for both indexing and searching APIs. Right now the 2
> supported
> backends are for Xapian (C++ API) and KinoSearch (Perl API). Eventually we
> hope
> to offer a Lucy-backed C API (http://lucene.apache.org/lucy/).
>
> If you require C, today, you might look at Swish3 plus Hyper Estraier
> (http://hyperestraier.sourceforge.net/). HE appears to be abandoned, but
> the
> source code is still available.
>
> --
> Peter Karman  .  http://peknet.com/  .  peter(at)not-real.peknet.com
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Received on Fri Jun 25 07:03:03 2010