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From Matthew Hall <mh...@informatics.jax.org>
Subject Re: waaaay too many files in the index!
Date Tue, 03 Feb 2009 16:26:58 GMT
Did you optimize your index?

If not, depending on your merge factor, this could be a very normal 
index for you.

-Matt

John Byrne wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I've got a weird problem with a lucene index, using 2.3.1. The index 
> contains 6660 files. I don't know how this happened.Maybe somone can 
> tell me something about the files themselves? (examples below)
>
> On one day, between 10 and 40 of these files were being created every 
> minute. The index updates are triggered by updates to an SVN 
> repository, but I can't find any corresponding activity in the SVN logs.
>
> The lucene files all have names like this:
>
> _1qsw.cfs
> _1qsx.cfs
> _1qsy.cfs
> _1qsz.cfs
> _1qt0.cfs
>
> and are mostly < 5K in size.
>
> My application uses just one instance each of 
> IndexReader/IndexWriter/IndexSearcher. From looking at
>
> Can anyone shed any light on these files? I'm not too hopeful about 
> fixing this index because we are getting "too many open files", even 
> with an unlimited ulimit, but any info/suggestions would be great. 
> Thanks.
>
> -John
>
>
>
>
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-- 
Matthew Hall
Software Engineer
Mouse Genome Informatics
mhall@informatics.jax.org
(207) 288-6012



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