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From Ian Lea <>
Subject Re: how to search multiple fields
Date Wed, 25 May 2011 13:59:16 GMT
> In the first link you presented, there is one comment that "Note that terms
> which occur in short fields have a higher effect on the result ranking."
> What does "short fields" mean?

This is a short sentence.

This is a somewhat longer sentence that may get lower scores when
matched by terms in a lucene query.

> What are the differences between the impact
> of the short fields and that of the field boost?

It all feeds into  Best to look at that or
search for something like "lucene scoring" using your favourite search


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