lucene-general mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Daniel Naber <>
Subject Re: General Question
Date Thu, 13 Dec 2007 18:21:10 GMT
On Donnerstag, 13. Dezember 2007, Todd McIndoo wrote:

> We are using Lucene its great and it will search in readable Adobe PDF
> files after installing the Adobe I Filter.

Only if you write the code to access the filter. Lucene doesn't know about 
converters, it only takes plain text.

> to search in a outlook email printed to Adobe PDF but it yields no
> search results even though the text is readable within

That looks more like a problem with the filter, not with Lucene.

> Another general question - can Lucene be set to search on and locate on
> file names in addition to text inside a file?

Sure, if you index the filename into a field and send the query to that 
field (e.g. "filename:foobar").



View raw message