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From John Moylan <>
Subject Re: about snowball
Date Wed, 22 Sep 2004 17:21:26 GMT
You need to search useing a snowball analayzer  and also index using the 
same analyzer.


Wermus Fernando wrote:
> I have test my app with snowball for english. But I'm doing something
> wrong because I can't get any result from hit.
> If I index "lazy" with English snowball when I see the word in Luke it
> shows "lazy" (I've read that Luke show the file as is). When I do the
> search for the word "laziness" the snowball English change for "lazi"
> but it doesn't seem to add any * . So I can't get any hit.
> If I search for 
> laziness
> The result using MultiFieldQueryParser
> description:lazi
> 0 hits
> I am supposed to index the word "lazy" as tokenized, unindexed or
> something like this to get a hit. I have a similar problem when sorting,
> it ask for being untokenized.
> What am I doing wrong?
> How can I use Luke to look up words using snowball English?
> thanks

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