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From Chris Hostetter <hossman_luc...@fucit.org>
Subject Re: accessing the query string from inside TokenFilter
Date Sat, 29 Oct 2011 21:33:24 GMT
: its not really misleading. Its a bug.
	...
: the queryparser's grammer/behavior is hardly set in stone. we can
: improve it, thats why the issue is open for anyone that figures out a
: good solution here.

it's working exactly as designed: whitespace delimites clauses.  

a new parser (or a new syntax) is a great idea that's been a long time 
coming -- but claiming the current query parser implementation is broken 
because it works this way is *absolutely* missleading. 

(among other things it suggests to novice users/developers that the QP is 
*not* working as designed, and that there may be some way to "fix" the QP 
w/o changing it's syntax.  and i have yet to see/hear anyone propose 
anything close to a solution that would actually accomplish that (it seems 
damn near impossible to come up with a way for whitespace to simultenously 
be markup to the queryparser, and also literal text -- but i look forward 
to hearing an actual suggestion)





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