Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 18th Jan 2007 15:11 UTC, submitted by Torsten Rahn
Benchmarks "A number of search engines are available for the Gnome and KDE desktop environments, many based around the open source Lucene search engine. It would be tremendous if we could adopt one of these search engines for the Gnome platform, so we can provide the type of integrated search experience for our users that they really need, irrespective of which distort they are using. So to help in this assessment we have carried out a comparison of four different Unix based indexers [.pdf]."
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RE: odd inconsistency
by superstoned on Thu 18th Jan 2007 16:58 UTC in reply to "odd inconsistency"
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well, it's written by a sun (Java lovers, duh) guy. so it makes sense he doesn't trash mono and JIndex too much, even tough they clearly suck in terms of performance and memory usage...

if they would make a smart choice, they would go for the best performance and least dependencies - strigi ;)

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