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Solr 3.6 released

Version 3.6 of Apache Solr was recently released. This will be the last 3.x release before 4.0 will come out later this year. Version 3.6 contains many improvements and bug fixes. Here’s the release statement:

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Super flexible AutoComplete with Solr

AutoComplete or AutoSuggest has in recent years become a “must-have” search feature. Solr can do AutoComplete in a number of ways (such as Suggester, TermsComponent and Faceting using facet.prefix), but in this post we’ll consider a more advanced and flexible option, namely querying a … Continue reading

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Solr 3.5 released

Today a new version of Apache Solr was released, version 3.5.0. Here’s the release statement from the Lucene PMC: The Lucene PMC is pleased to announce the release of Apache Solr 3.5.0! See the CHANGES.txt file included with the release for … Continue reading

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Discover CommitWithin in Solr

You may have been using Apache Solr for some time, and you all know that you have to do a <commit/> in order for the <add>ed content to become indexed. But what commit strategy should you choose? Many rely on … Continue reading

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MacOS X Lion still got some itches

After upgrading to Lion this week I got several issues, even if I’m using 10.7.1. I thought I’d share them – and their solutions with you. Spinning beachball at login screen I bought a new SSD disk and performed a … Continue reading

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