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From Doug Cutting <>
Subject Re: Deleting fields from a Document
Date Mon, 04 Nov 2002 18:40:40 GMT
Kelvin Tan wrote:
> Document maintains a linked list of Fields. It would be not be 
> difficult to delete a random Field, albeit a little inefficient.

That would delete it from the in-memory representation, but, once it has 
been indexed, there is no easy way to remove a field value from a 
document other than to delete the document and re-add it.


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