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From goran kent <gorank...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [lucy-user] Identifying relevant field in $hits
Date Tue, 04 Oct 2011 06:28:54 GMT
On Tue, Oct 4, 2011 at 8:13 AM, Nathan Kurz <nate@verse.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 3, 2011 at 7:06 AM, goran kent <gorankent@gmail.com> wrote
>> My minor problem is:  I have inbound link text pointing to a page
>> which is indexed along with the page content itself.  Since it's never
>> displayed, you might have a hit on this 'hidden' text (but highly
>> relevant in my case) and no other hits, so the excerpt is void of any
>> highlighting (I can just hear the wailing and gnashing of teeth from
>> my future users).  It would be nice to be able to flag this kind of
>> search result as "Found your term in inbound text" or whatever).
>
> I can't tell if you are tongue in cheek about this or not.  I agree
> with you, it will cause wailing and gnashing, but it's also been
> Google's default behavior for a long time.  Search for:
> http://www.google.com/search?q="links+pointing+to+this+page" for a
> litany of people complaining about just this.

lol Thanks for that.  It's nice when my experience of End Users and
their sometimes unreasonable expectations is confirmed.

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