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Re: Stemming problem, I think

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)not-real.hank.org>
Date: Thu Dec 29 2005 - 02:44:12 GMT
On Wed, Dec 28, 2005 at 06:34:14PM -0800, Robert Stoeber wrote:
> However, one company that's not happy is called MicroE Systems.
> When I search for MicroE the results are a bunch of documents
> containing micro and micros, but MicroE is far down the list.  Why
> doesn't the exact match rank highest?
> 
> Even putting quotes around the name as "MicroE Systems" gives me
> other companies called Micro Systems apparently ranking higher than
> the string I searched for.

Stemming is done at indexing time, not at search time.  Microe,
micros, and micro all stem to the same word.

Try:

    BuzzWords microe

Might mess up term highlighting

-- 
Bill Moseley
moseley@hank.org

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Received on Wed Dec 28 18:44:13 2005