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Re: Relevance Ranking?

From: <jmruiz(at)>
Date: Mon Sep 25 2000 - 08:33:58 GMT
Hi Paul,

I amnot sure if thiscan help: 
Check for 

IgnoreTotalWordCountWhenRanking yes

in your config file. If so, you are ignoring the number of words in the 
file when computing rank.
Move to:

IgnoreTotalWordCountWhenRanking no

Hope this helps.


On 24 Sep 2000, at 22:09, Paul Thomas wrote:

> Hi,
> I have tried some indexing and searching  with SWISH-E 1.3 and
> SWISH-E 2.0. The most of the results of searches that are returned
> have the the same relevevance rank instead of a unique relevance
> rank per result.
> Any comments would be appreciated.
> Thanks,
> --Paul T.
> --
> A little quote from Nader: "More Colombians die each year from American
> cigarettes than Americans from Colombian cocaine. Imagine the Colombian
> Government deciding to spray defoliants on our tobacco crops!"
Received on Mon Sep 25 08:34:35 2000