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From Steven A Rowe <>
Subject RE: Did Neo4j really add XA transactions to Lucene
Date Wed, 20 Jul 2011 20:01:04 GMT
Hi eialbur,

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and cross-platform issues.

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> -----Original Message-----
> From: eialbur []
> Sent: Wednesday, July 20, 2011 3:53 PM
> To:
> Subject: Did Neo4j really add XA transactions to Lucene
> I am interested in Neo4j (as well as Lucene).  I have seen a number of
> postings asking for XA transaction support from Lucene.  Neo4j contends
> that
> they are completely ACID XA transaction compliant, including their use of
> Lucene for text indexing.
> Is this correct?  Do you know if they got Lucene to fully support the
> transactions (e.g. would work if I pulled the plug at an inopportune
> moment), or are they just sort-of transactional.
> If they are fully transactional, will Lucene take advantage of the Neo4j
> open source and provide transactions for everyone (Neo4j volunteered for
> you
> to copy their source).  I would LOVE to use Lucene for the full text
> indexing in my mysql database!!
> I have misgivings about all of this and would greatly appreciate someone
> with a greater understanding than I have stepping up and explaining to me
> what's going on here.
> Thanks
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