Subject: Re: [htdig3-dev] Word distancing & external rating?
From: Geoff Hutchison (email@example.com)
Date: Thu Nov 25 1999 - 12:09:45 PST
At 10:57 AM -0800 11/25/99, Aaron Turner wrote:
>I know searching for phrases is going to be supported in 3.2, but I was
>wondering if there were any plans for rating hits based on word
Plans? Yes, but if someone took charge of this it would be greatly
appreciated. I'm sure it would greatly improve scoring.
>I've been toying with this idea in a SQL database. It doesn't take long
>before you relalize to keep track of words up to a distance of 10 takes
I have good news for you. We simply store the location of the words.
And it doesn't require 20x the disk space. :-) In fact, another
developer is working on very significant compression.
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