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From Peter Carlson <>
Subject Re: QueryParser query inside a Boolean query?
Date Mon, 03 Jun 2002 18:48:07 GMT
What is your Query.toString(<defaultField>) for post QueryParser and post
added BooleanQuery.


On 6/3/02 11:38 AM, "Robert A. Decker" <> wrote:

> I'm having a problem with my queries that I don't quite understand.
> Say I create a Query object using QueryParser - this query lets the
> user add wildcards, etc.
> Then, I create another Query object using, for example, a TermQuery.
> I then put both of these into a BooleanQuery and use that BooleanQuery
> against the lucene index.
> What I'm finding is that my wildcards are no longer followed by
> lucene. For example, if the field passed to the QueryParser was:
> investig*
> Then, investig* is used in the query, but it doesn't behave as a wildcard
> - it seems to actually search for phrase "investig*"
> So, what do I do to use a mix of QueryParser terms, and TermQuerys? Do I
> build up my BooleanQuery and then somehow run that through the QueryParser
> again?
> thanks,
> rob

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