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From Marvin Humphrey <mar...@rectangular.com>
Subject Re: [lucy-user] lucene 3.0.3
Date Tue, 02 Aug 2011 06:14:39 GMT
On Mon, Aug 01, 2011 at 04:25:08PM -0700, Eneko Agirre wrote:
> I'm new to lucene and lucy, and would like to use an preexisting index built
> using lucene 3.0.3.

I'm afraid that won't work:

  http://incubator.apache.org/lucy/faq.html

  Q. Are Lucy and Lucene compatible?

  A. No. Lucy is a "loose" port of Lucene designed to take full advantage of
     C's unique feature set, rather than a line-by-line translation from Java.
     The two libraries are not compatible in terms of either file format or
     API, and there are no plans to establish such compatibility.

Regards,

Marvin Humphrey


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