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From "Robert Muir (Commented) (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (LUCENE-3872) Index changes are lost if you call prepareCommit() then close()
Date Thu, 15 Mar 2012 16:53:38 GMT


Robert Muir commented on LUCENE-3872:

I don't have a better fix, but at the same time i feel you should be able to close() at any
(such as when handling exceptions in your app), since we are a real closeable here.

> Index changes are lost if you call prepareCommit() then close()
> ---------------------------------------------------------------
>                 Key: LUCENE-3872
>                 URL:
>             Project: Lucene - Java
>          Issue Type: Bug
>            Reporter: Michael McCandless
>            Assignee: Michael McCandless
>             Fix For: 3.6, 4.0
>         Attachments: LUCENE-3872.patch, LUCENE-3872.patch
> You are supposed to call commit() after calling prepareCommit(), but... if you forget,
and call close() after prepareCommit() without calling commit(), then any changes done after
the prepareCommit() are silently lost (including adding/deleting docs, but also any completed
> Spinoff from java-user thread "lots of .cfs (compound files) in the index directory"
from Tim Bogaert.
> I think to fix this, IW.close should throw an IllegalStateException if prepareCommit()
was called with no matching call to commit().

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