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From Shawn Heisey <>
Subject Re: An idea for an intersection type of filter query
Date Wed, 27 Jul 2011 20:08:46 GMT
On 7/27/2011 2:00 PM, Shawn Heisey wrote:
> I've seen a number of requests here for the ability to have multiple 
> fq parameters ORed together.  This is probably possible, but in the 
> interests of compatibility between versions, very impractical.  What 
> if a new parameter was introduced?  It could be named fqi, for filter 
> query intersection.  To figure out the final bitset for multiple fq 
> and fqi parameters, it would use this kind of logic:
> fq AND fq AND fq AND (fqi OR fqi OR fqi)

Thinking about this after I sent it, I realized that I don't mean 
intersection, that's what filter queries already do. :)  I meant union, 
so fqu would be a better parameter name.


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