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From Morus Walter <>
Subject Re: Boost doesn't works
Date Mon, 28 Feb 2005 12:54:10 GMT
Claude Libois writes:
> The explanation given by the IndexSearcher indicate me that the boost of my
> title is
> 1.0 where  it should be 10.0.
> I really don't understand what it's wrong.

AFAIK you cannot get the boost of a field from the index because it's 
not stored as such.
It's calculated in the fields length norm or something like that during
indexing. Search the list archives for details.


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