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From "Kevin A. Burton" <>
Subject Re: Possible to mix/match indexes with diff TermInfosWriter.INDEX_INTERVAL ??
Date Thu, 24 Feb 2005 19:44:39 GMT
Doug Cutting wrote:

> Not without hacking things.  If your 1.3 indexes were generated with 
> 256 then you can modify your version of Lucene 1.4+ to use 256 instead 
> of 128 when reading a Lucene 1.3 format index ( 
> today).
> Prior to 1.4 this was a constant, hardwired into the index format.  In 
> 1.4 and later each index segment stores this value as a parameter.  So 
> once 1.4 has re-written your index you'll no longer need a modified 
> version.

Thanks for the feedback doug. 

This makes more sense now. I didn't understand why the website 
documented the fact that the .tii file was soring the index interval.

I think I'm going to investigate just moving to 1.4 ...  I need to do it 
anyway.  Might as well bite the bullet now.



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