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From Erik Hatcher <>
Subject Re: Text storing design and performance question
Date Wed, 10 Jan 2007 16:20:52 GMT
You don't have to store a field to highlight text.  If you've got it  
in your database, retrieve it from there and pass that string to the  
highlighter instead.


On Jan 10, 2007, at 10:45 AM, moraleslos wrote:

> I'm running into a little dilemma with Lucene highlighting and  
> indexing.  I
> currently index anything and everything that gets inserted into a  
> database.
> This database includes all the content that is searched.  Now I'll  
> have lots
> and lots of content, thinking of the range of 50GB+, all stored in  
> the DB.
> Using Lucene, I index all of this.  But since I'm using highlighting
> features, I'll also need to store the content into the index.  Not  
> sure what
> the performance implications are during a search but I know that  
> indexing
> performance should be slower as well as the index size being enormous.
> Because I have duplicated data, one in the index and the other in  
> the db,
> are there other ways of handling this situation in a more efficient  
> and
> performant way?  Thanks in advance.
> -los
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