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Re: Searching for word with UNDERSCORE "_"

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)>
Date: Mon May 19 2003 - 04:15:19 GMT
On Sun, May 18, 2003 at 08:58:57PM -0700, Dhruva Krishnamurthy wrote:
> Hello,
>  I have indexed around 550000 files of C++ and a small subset of C and
>  FORTRAN code. We have words like "TIE_CATISpecObject" or
>  "TIEchain_CATISpecObject" (COM/CORBA related macros). When I search for
>  such words, I do not get proper results, I get all files containing
>  "CATISpecObject" also. Is there a problem in searching for words with
>  "_" or do I have to do something different. This is very important as
>  our search using "_" has a great value in locating interface
>  implementation files.

Look at "WordCharacters" in the SWISH-CONFIG documentation.

Bill Moseley
Received on Mon May 19 04:15:27 2003