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Re: "not" behaviour non-intuitive...

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)>
Date: Tue Oct 22 2002 - 21:59:51 GMT
At 01:31 PM 10/22/02 -0700, Greg Fenton wrote:
>Using swish-e 2.2.2 and querying using swish.cgi:
>#1. I do a search for "xxxxx":               5 results.
>#2. I do a search for "not xxxxx":         464 results.
>#3. I do a search for "asadfasdfasdf":       0 results.
>#4. I do a search for "not asadfasdfasdf": 464 results.
>[Note: above searched done without the quotes].
>I understand results #1, 3, and 4, but I don't understand #2.
>Can anyone offer insight to what option(s) might be causing such

No doesn't look right.  But of course I can't say much without some test
data.  Can you narrow it down to a few test files?

Bill Moseley
Received on Tue Oct 22 22:05:22 2002