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From Grant Ingersoll <>
Subject Re: Using Solr/Lucene to provide our own site search?
Date Wed, 10 May 2017 12:49:32 GMT
On Thu, Mar 30, 2017 at 2:36 PM Grant Ingersoll <> wrote:

> On Wed, Mar 29, 2017 at 9:46 AM Shane Curcuru <>
> wrote:
>> Totally understand, although that will take a fair bit of custom coding
> that people have to maintain, even if you are "just" wiring together all
> ASF projects.  It's a great goal, but just like we didn't build or own bug
> tracker even though all the "bits" are there at the ASF, we may not want to
> build all of this either, esp. since there is an OOTB solution that is
> already built and powered at it's core by ASF tech (and not hidden,
> either).  If you look at how much our custom, Solr based, internal members
> search site has lagged due to lack of maintenance (not ever sure if it is
> even maintained anymore), you will know this is no small task.  Given the
> number of times this has come up over the years at the ASF, me thinks the
> shorter, easier to do path is the most likely to be successful.
> That being said, I'm happy to support at whatever level, as I think it's
> long overdue.

So, just over another month has gone by w/ no movement.  Anyone still
interested in this?

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