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From Lance Norskog <>
Subject Re: Clear/Remove attribute from Token
Date Mon, 14 May 2012 08:28:33 GMT
With more hunting, the code for this is in

The next question is: does a Token need a PositionIncrementAttribute
to be written out? Or can I just tack on a Payload and that is it?
Does it need an Offset also?

On Mon, May 14, 2012 at 1:09 AM, Lance Norskog <> wrote:
> I would like to remove a payload attribute from a token before it is
> indexed. PayloadAttribute lets you set the payload to null.
> AttributeSource (parent of all Tokens) does not have a 'remove
> Attribute' method. You cannot capture the current attribute set with
> 'getState()' and then monkey with it (at least Eclipse does not show
> me its methods).
> If I set the payload to null, when the Token is saved in the index,
> will a null payload be saved? Or does the payload get quietly dropped?
> --
> Lance Norskog

Lance Norskog

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