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From Erik Hatcher <>
Subject Re: Date Range support
Date Sun, 01 Feb 2004 12:24:52 GMT
On Jan 29, 2004, at 5:08 AM, tom wa wrote:
> I'm trying to create an index which can also be searched with date 
> ranges. My first attempt using the Lucene date format ran in to 
> trouble after my index grew and I couldn't search over more than a few 
> days.
> I saw some other posts explaining why this happens and the suggestion 
> seemed to be to use strings of the format yyyyMMdd. Using that format 
> worked great until I remembered that my search needs
>  to be able to support different timezones. Adding the hour to my 
> field causes the same problem above and my queries stop working when 
> using a range of about 2 months.

When you say you couldn't search and that it stopped working, do you 
mean it was just unacceptably slow?

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