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From: Jon Rafkind (rafkind at cs.utah.edu)
Date: Thu Dec 9 01:56:02 EST 2010

On 12/08/2010 11:46 PM, Noel Welsh wrote:
> Depending on how it is setup, it could be. There should be some
> processing to find words with similar meanings, for example. I expect
> your wife knows more :-)
> BTW,I think this is a really interesting and possibly useful thing to
> experiment with. Just storing the search logs on docs.racket-lang.org
> would provide a mine of useful information. Mining it is, of course,
> the issue.
> BTW BTW, Solr might provide a better user experience than straight
> Lucene. (Solr is the Lucene prepackaged.)

I attempted to set up solr a while ago but I couldn't figure it out.
Solr seems to suffer from having too many configuration files that all
need to be set up perfectly before you get any results. And so I had to
stick with plain Lucene.

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