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From Ian Lea <>
Subject Re: Date Fields
Date Tue, 29 Jun 2010 09:03:29 GMT
How are you searching?  If looking for exact dates I guess you could
make it work by passing in the exact value but ranges would be

My advice would be to upgrade to a current version of Lucene and
reindex everything with the date as a NumericField.


On Tue, Jun 29, 2010 at 8:32 AM, liat oren <> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I made a mistake, finished indexing all my database (millions of
> documents..), regarding field dates as usual fields.
> Instead of doing:
> doc.add(Field.Keyword("indexDate", new Date());
> I added it as:
> doc.add(new Field("indexDate", String.valueOf(new Date().toString()),
> Field.Store.YES, Field.Index.NOT_ANALYZED);
> What should I do in this case?
> Is there a way to do the manipulation in the search stage?
> Note that I use lucene 2.3.2.
> Thanks a lot,
> Liat

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