[jsword-devel] Re: Search Index Downloading
Troy A. Griffitts
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Sun Oct 10 22:12:00 MST 2004
That's fine. Let me know if there is anything I need to do for you.
Don't we have a /pub/jsword directory for your stuff? I understand what
you mean by having the same base directory for modules (which would be
/pub/sword/raw for our server, so maybe /pub/sword/raw/idx, but this
isn't a sword module data structure. This is jsword's proprietary (in
the sense of not publicly sword declared) data. It would be nice to
unify a common index format for sword modules.
Does it really take lucene 5+ minutes to generate? That's a bummer.
You would think it wouldn't take much longer than a single non-index
search thru the Bible.
To belatedly answer your question on sword-devel, I honestly have no
idea if clucene indecies are binary compatible with the java lucene
Joe Walker wrote:
> Hi Troy,
> I'd like to allow users of Bible Desktop to download search indexes
> because they take about 5 mins to generate. A search index is between
> 2-3Mb per book so it ought not to take up too much space.
> Ideally we would use an FTP directory on crosswire something like:
> - /pub/sword/search/jsword/L1/[book].zip
> It starts /pub/sword so that if the beta modules site (or other
> download sites) come online we can just remember one root path per
> module site. The search/jsword bit would keep our stuff from getting
> in anyone elses way. L1 is simply a version number so we can update
> the index format without huge turmoil.
> Is that OK?
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