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From markharw00d <>
Subject Re: Multiword Highlighting
Date Fri, 26 Jan 2007 21:51:13 GMT
This is a deficiency in the highlighter functionality that has been 
discussed several times before. The summary is  -  not a trivial fix.

See here for background:;post=42014;list=lucene


Anne Conger wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm wondering what the best way is to do highlighting of multiword phrases.
> For example, if a search is for "president kennedy", how can I make sure
> that "president" is only highlighted if it is next to "kennedy" and
> "president" in "president clinton" is not.
> I haven't figured out where in the process the phrases are being split into
> separate words.
> Would restructuring the query that is passed to the scorer help with this?
> It's currently a set of boolean queries with each phrase as a separate
> query.  Or should the exact phrases be set up as WeightedTerms?
> Thanks!
> Anne
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