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From Ahmet Arslan <>
Subject Re: Search query problem
Date Sat, 09 Jan 2010 12:28:07 GMT
> Is there another stemmer we can use that is perhaps not as
> aggressive as the Porter Stemmer. 

"KStem is an alternative to Porter for developers looking for a less agressive stemmer. It
was written by Bob Krovetz, ported to Lucene by Sergio Guzman-Lara (UMASS Amherst)." [1]


> i.e. the stemming could remove ing's,
> er's, but not 
> something so significant as to convert ""Lowe's" to "Low"

By the way Apostrophes are removed by StandardFilter in your analyzer chain. 


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