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From "Jack Krupansky" <>
Subject Re: Can one use Analyzers with non TextField types?
Date Tue, 01 Jan 2013 05:39:19 GMT
Today, in 4.0, only TextField supports an analyzer. But, technically, you 
could implement your own field type that did support an analyzer. Maybe you 
could add a field type that extended Location and adding support for an 

-- Jack Krupansky

-----Original Message----- 
From: Alexandre Rafalovitch
Sent: Monday, December 31, 2012 8:29 PM
Subject: Can one use Analyzers with non TextField types?

I saw a reference somewhere that analyzers are mostly used with TextField
types and all the examples seem to be for that as well.

But is it possible to use it with other types? An example I am thinking
about is a gazetteer token filter that recognizes a list of locations and
instead spits out coordinates that go into Location field.

Personal blog:
- Time is the quality of nature that keeps events from happening all at
once. Lately, it doesn't seem to be working.  (Anonymous  - via GTD book) 

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