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From "Yonik Seeley" <yo...@apache.org>
Subject Re: FieldSortedHitQueue.maxscore
Date Tue, 08 Jan 2008 13:56:07 GMT
On Jan 8, 2008 3:11 AM, Antony Bowesman <adb@teamware.com> wrote:
> Out of interest, is maxscore supposed to be
>
> a) the max score of the the items inserted to the queue, even though they may
> have dropped out of the final results or
> b) the max score of the size items remaining in the queue
>
> Currently it reflects a, but just wondered whether it was correct.

Yes, it's supposed to be a.
It's used (among other things) for score normalization in Hits.

-Yonik

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