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From "Yonik Seeley" <>
Subject Re: What about the index writing efficiency of large index ?
Date Thu, 06 Mar 2008 13:34:53 GMT
On Thu, Mar 6, 2008 at 3:57 AM, Eric Th <> wrote:
> Hi All,
>  Does anyone do a benchmark to verify the index writing efficiency of lucene?
>  When the index size is larger than 10G, will it be much slower than smaller
>  ones ?
>  Actually i did some works about this issue,
>  and i found that, if build small index firstly then merge them all, the time
>  taken will significantly decline.

You can increase the merge factor to get fewer merges,
or you can set maxMergeDocs or setMaxMergeMB to prevent merging of any
segments above a certain size and them call optimize at the end.

>  Hi Yonik,
>  How does Solr deal with this issue, does it just leave this problem to
>  lucene?

Solr leaves it to Lucene.


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