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From "Madhu Panitini" <>
Subject search alogorithm in Lucene
Date Mon, 08 Aug 2005 17:02:12 GMT
Hi all,
I new to the lucene, but I am familiar with the IR. I want build IR
system in Java and I found Lucene, but some questions remained
unanswered for me after searching complete website. 

I have couple of questions regarding Lucene, 

1. What is the search algorithm(s)[VSM, ..] used or available in the

2. How term weight is calculated in Lucene, how many types of term
weight calculating formulas are implemented and what are they?


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