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    Hi,<br>
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    Check <a class="moz-txt-link-freetext" href="http://xapian.org/docs/queryparser.html">http://xapian.org/docs/queryparser.html</a> for an overview.<br>
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    If you want to test, look at
    <a class="moz-txt-link-freetext" href="http://demoprints.eprints.org/cgi/search/simple">http://demoprints.eprints.org/cgi/search/simple</a> and try, for
    instance, to search for:<br>
    <br>
    rit* (will match rituals etc)<br>
    rituals AND turtle<br>
    rituals -turtle<br>
    "mating rituals" for exact matching<br>
    etc.<br>
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    You may also pre-pend a field name eg:<br>
    <br>
    title: rituals<br>
    etc.<br>
    <br>
    Seb.<br>
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    On 03/05/12 12:27, Stefano Cecere wrote:
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i'm looking everywhere for the syntax / possibilities / wildcards to use in the search fields (Xapian powered)

something like "search this sentence", or "wildcard*", +wordyes -wordnot

any hint?

thankyou
 stefano cecere




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Stefano Cecere
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Centro Studi Umanisti KRUR - Firenze
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