Re: [htdig] index always scores 100


Subject: Re: [htdig] index always scores 100
From: nets@searchtools.com
Date: Tue Sep 05 2000 - 09:49:19 PDT


At 4:28 PM +0200 9/5/2000, Torsten Neuer wrote:
>
>What search algorithm are you using? If the word does not exist in the
>documents, "exact" matching should not return hits - metaphone, soundex,
>etc may do so.

And that is a reason for everyone to be conservative and thoughtful
in your application of fuzzy matching. If search admins are
confused, imagine how lost the end-user searchers are!

Avi

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