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From Andrzej Bialecki ...@getopt.org>
Subject Re: Another index corruption problem
Date Wed, 26 Oct 2005 07:44:41 GMT
Daniel Naber wrote:
> On Mittwoch 26 Oktober 2005 04:09, Bill Tschumy wrote:
> 
> 
>>I hate to plead, but I really need to do my best to recover my
>>customer's data.  Does anyone have any pointers for how to manually
>>(or programmatically) repair this corrupted index?
> 
> 
> You could try to fix the segments file (remove the file name that cannot be 
> opened) with a hex editor. The format is described here:
> http://lucene.apache.org/java/docs/fileformats.html
> 
> You could also modify the Lucene code and just ignore that exception and 
> see what happens then.

I don't think it's useful in this case... the missing file is called 
.fnm, which means that field names were lost; these are pretty important.

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