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Re: Max index size

From: Ander <redna(at)>
Date: Fri Sep 16 2005 - 13:35:14 GMT

correct me if I'm wrong, but I think it's a problem of the OS (linux, I supose) rather than swish-e.

You'll have to recompile the kernell to allow big file sizes (>2GB).

We have the same problem, but we cannot take time to solve it.


>Subject: [SWISH-E] Max index size
>   From: Juan Salvador Castejón <>
>   Date: Fri, 16 Sep 2005 06:24:17 -0700 (PDT)
>     To: Multiple recipients of list <>
>Hi all,
>I've been working for several months on deploying swish-e to index a
>set of domains which belong to a local government in Murcia, Spain
>( I got to resolve all the problems:
>   - indexing rtfs, docs, pdfs, excel, etc.
>   - definition of custom metanames as search criteria
>   - optimization of search speed (I'm using
>   - customization of search templates
>   - and a really large etc I won't enumerate here :-)
>I got a lot of help from this forum and I would like to thank you all.
>But now, when everything was working right, I've found another
>problem: a max index size of 2GB.
>I desperately need to solve this. Swish-e 2.5 is supposed to work with
>bigger indexes. Do you think this version is stable enough to be used
>at production? If not, is there any workaround to this problem using
>last stable version?
>Thank you in advance,
>Juan Salvador Castejón

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Received on Fri Sep 16 06:35:14 2005