site text search

Andy Armstrong andy at
Wed Feb 8 18:01:51 GMT 2006

On 8 Feb 2006, at 17:50, Dirk Koopman wrote:
> What do people use these days for providing local text searches on
> smallish websites?

In quite a lot of cases all the content is in a MySQL database so  
people use MySQL's full text indexing.

Lucene is supposed to be a good engine. I'm not sure what's up with  
ht://Dig these days - that doesn't seem to as popular as it once was.

Andy Armstrong,

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