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From Daniel Naber <>
Subject Re: Searching using dash in words/abbreviations
Date Fri, 12 Dec 2008 19:32:17 GMT
On Freitag, 12. Dezember 2008, Jenny Brown wrote:

> I'm trying to search for company ABC Inc. in places where it may be
> mentioned as A-B-C Inc.  Lucene is doing something with those dashes,
> though, that prevents me from getting accurate results.

"A" (even in "A-B-C" I think) is a stopword with StandardAnalyzer's default 
settings, which might cause problems. Please also check out these hints 
from the FAQ:



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