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From "René Hackl" <>
Subject Re: Failure of wildcard search in the middle of a term
Date Mon, 18 Oct 2004 08:21:28 GMT
Does your analyzer employ stemming? Maybe the ending gets ripped off and the
word is indexed as 'calgarian' or even 'calgar'.

Did you write the Analyzer yourself? I can't find it in any package to see
whether it does stem tokens...

Best Regards,

> I am using Lucene 1.4.1, I have indexed a PDF document.
> <> 
> In the document there is the word Calgarians. 
> A search of Calgarians finds the document.
> A search of Calgar* finds the document.
> A search of Cal*s finds nothing. 
> Using a standard query parser and an AliasAnalyzer , I know I have used
> the wildcard in the middle of a search string before and it returned
> documents. Is anyone else having this issue? or does anyone have an idea
of the
> cause?  No errors are occurring just no results are being returned.  

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