Perlfect Solutions

[Perlfect-search] ranking long vs. short documents

Daniel Naber
Fri, 18 Aug 2000 18:57:11 +0200
On Fre, 18 Aug 2000, you wrote:

> along with each search hit. I do not know how much of a performance/size
> hit this would entail, 

No performance problem, but and extra index that will be big.

> guess we'd store line numbers along with documents in the hashes?

"Lines" don't exist in HTML... So the context should be defined as the 
surrounding n words.

> Also, is there any way we could enable the user specifying boolean AND
> and OR? 

Search the mailing list archive, I just posted how to (probably) do that.