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Re: wildcard bug in 2.4.2?

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)>
Date: Thu Jul 22 2004 - 20:36:16 GMT
On Thu, Jul 22, 2004 at 01:32:47PM -0700, Kees Cook wrote:
> I can't seem to search using leading wild cards.  For example, I have meta 
> fields for parsing email, so that "from" is set for emails.  But I can't 
> search as "from=*":
> swish-e -w 'from=*' -f /data1/index_swish-e
> # SWISH format: 2.4.2
> # Search words: from=*
> # Removed stopwords: 
> err: Wildcard not allowed within a word

Believe the error message.

Wild cards are at the end of words.

Bill Moseley

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Received on Thu Jul 22 13:36:25 2004