Fuzzy search

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Fuzzy search

Mon Apr 30, 2012 2:29 pm

IS it possible to combine a fuzzy search with a non fuzzy search using webservices?


"Application~0.7 AND Smith"

I'm having some bizarre results when I try it. (In fact, I have bizarre results with fuzzy in general!)
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Re: Fuzzy search

Tue May 08, 2012 9:41 am

Sorry, but this is not possible,
but you can use some special characters like '*' (asterisk) and '+' (plus) '-' (minus) operators.

So for example you can make a query like this: "Application* +Smith"
or like this: "+Application +Smith".

One other important thing that you can specify is the language of the documents you want to retrieve and the language of your query.
See the attachment
Contains TestSearch.java source
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