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Re: one big index or more small?

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)not-real.hank.org>
Date: Wed Dec 07 2005 - 14:47:55 GMT
On Tue, Dec 06, 2005 at 04:37:18PM -0800, Carmelo Carchedi wrote:
> using swish in old PC, with few memory,
> it's better to use a big index file or more small to use with option -f?

Multiple indexes tend to be slower but they are useful if you want to
index parts of your documents at different times.

> And using compressed data it's slower that using not compressed data?

Which is faster on your computer: disk or cpu?

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Bill Moseley
moseley@hank.org

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Received on Wed Dec 7 06:47:55 2005