Tag Archives: sorting

String sorting in Lucene the fast way

This is a follow-up to the previous blog-post on String sorting in Lucene without the memory penalty, but can be read independently. Anyone interested in the technical details can follow JIRA-issue LUCENE-2369. Currently, sorting in Lucene is done by loading … Continue reading

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Efficient sorting and iteration on large databases

Before you read on, heed my words that this post might be a wee bit technical… If not extremely technical – caveat emptor The Problem In our continuous quest for a blazingly fast Summa, we ran into a performance problem … Continue reading

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