Scott Penrose

Lucene

Scott is an expert software developer with over 30 years experience, specialising in education, automation and remote data.

Getting started with Lucene is not easy. So here are some notes...

Most of the documentation for the perl module Lucene refers to the CLucene project documentation. But a lot of the CLucene documentation points to Java.

They are not however exactly the same. Here are a few catches:

  • "->get" - is used to get a field from a document, not getField