lucene-java-user mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Erik Hatcher <>
Subject Re: snowball analyzer and default analyzers in lucene core
Date Fri, 02 Jul 2004 19:03:59 GMT
On Jul 2, 2004, at 2:06 PM, Praveen Peddi wrote:
> I have seen that default lucene core has GermanAnalyzer, Russian 
> analyzer. Also snowball has German and Russian Stemmers. If I want to 
> support german characters, which analyzer should I be using (snow ball 
> stemmer or the one from lucene core)? Or are both same (or 
> equivalent)?

Which one works best for your needs?!  :)

It is really difficult to say which analyzer is best... there is no 
one-size-fits-all and it is highly dependent on your data and your 
searching requirements.  Try them and see which is the best fit.


To unsubscribe, e-mail:
For additional commands, e-mail:

View raw message