[EP-tech] Re: search error

Denis Pitzalis - STARC d.pitzalis at cyi.ac.cy
Tue Apr 3 17:37:35 BST 2012


Merci Sebastian,

I'm already using it (like a magic, as you said, just apt-get install
libsearch-xapian-perl), but I'm interested in implementing facet
search, refining and so on.

Denis

On Tue, Apr 3, 2012 at 5:25 PM, Sebastien Francois <sf2 at ecs.soton.ac.uk> wrote:
> Hey Denis,
>
> In case you needed more details on how to implement xapian... On 3.3, you
> just need to install the xapian extensions (so that's a core library and
> perl bindings (Search::Xapian)), as soon as this is installed EPrints will
> pick it up. You will need, however, to reindex the eprint dataset for this
> to work with  existing eprint objects.
>
> Seb.
>
>
> On 03/04/12 13:11, Ігор Ростиславович wrote:
>
> Hi. Here I use xapian http://eprints.oa.edu.ua/
> I didn't check if averything work fine. But I see that it work's better than
> default search.
>
> З повагою, Ігор Ростиславович
> Директор ІТЦ НаУОА
> www.oa.edu.ua
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>
> 3 квітня 2012 р. 14:48 Denis Pitzalis - STARC <d.pitzalis at cyi.ac.cy>
> написав:
>>
>> Hi Igor,
>>
>>
>> do you have a working example? I would like to use xapian to implement
>> faceted search, but I don't know where to start!
>>
>> Denis
>>
>> On Tue, Apr 3, 2012 at 1:25 PM, Ігор Ростиславович <admin at oa.edu.ua>
>> wrote:
>> > Maybe you should try xapian. It work's good.
>> > З повагою, Ігор Ростиславович
>> > Директор ІТЦ НаУОА
>> > www.oa.edu.ua
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > 2012/4/3 Tim Brody <tdb2 at ecs.soton.ac.uk>
>> >>
>> >> On Tue, 2012-04-03 at 06:08 +0000, A.Dun at acfonline.org.au wrote:
>> >> > Hi Eprint Users,
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> > We have upgraded 3.3.8 in the hope to fix our search issues.
>> >> > Unfortunately, we are still not getting appropriate results from our
>> >> > searching. E.g. we type the word 'sustainable' in the title search
>> >> > and
>> >> > we only get one return and we have at least 50 books with that title
>> >> > in it. We are not using Xapian search. We have also run the
>> >> > erase_fulltext_ index command and this has not fixed the problem. Any
>> >> > suggestions? Thanks in advance.
>> >>
>> >> Hi,
>> >>
>> >> You need to do some debugging ...
>> >>
>> >> Find an eprint that doesn't match but should and in MySQL do:
>> >>
>> >> SELECT * FROM eprint__rindex WHERE eprintid=[eprintid] AND
>> >> field='title';
>> >>
>> >> That will show you the terms that have been indexed for the title of
>> >> the
>> >> eprint that doesn't match.
>> >>
>> >> Once we know the eprint has indexed properly we can start looking at
>> >> the
>> >> search ...
>> >>
>> >> /Tim.
>> >>
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