[pylucene-dev] Several problems and questions about (py)Lucene
vajda at osafoundation.org
Fri Apr 18 11:52:09 PDT 2008
On Fri, 18 Apr 2008, João Rodrigues wrote:
> Well, to be honest, we have already discussed that issue of the RAM and it
> got nowhere... PyLucene is the *only* thing that can't use the full RAM..
> I've tried hello world as you mentioned and posted my results. It works
> except for pylucene.
Ohh, I remember this now. Yeah, this is getting nowhere indeed.
Ask the same question multiple times, you get the same answer :)
Jokes aside, I don't know what to tell you about the problem on Windows.
> Considering that MMapDirectory, what will it save me? Can you point me a
> link to it? I've searched in Lucene in Action and in the Documentation of
> 2.3.1 and I can't seem to find it (in the first) and understand what it is
> for (in the latter).
How about trying Google ?
The third link  returned by this  refers to the info you need:
"To use this, invoke Java with the System property
org.apache.lucene.FSDirectory.class set to
org.apache.lucene.store.MMapDirectory. This will cause
FSDirectory.getDirectory(File,boolean) to return instances of this class."
And, of course, there is . Looking further down on the google matches, I
found this interesting match  as well. Look in the second half, the
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