Re: [greenstone-devel] GS Query and stemming method

From Katherine Don
DateMon, 07 Mar 2005 09:52:22 +1300
Subject Re: [greenstone-devel] GS Query and stemming method
In-Reply-To (20050303153522-12398-qmail-web54210-mail-yahoo-com)

> I have some questions about MG and GS. Could you give me an advice, please?
> 1. As I know, we can use the query in MG (mgquery) and use some stemming
> method. I haven't tested that command (in command line) but I can't use
> that method in GS. If I type the query string in querybox like
> :"love#is", it returns even the word "is". Why GS doesn't understand the
> stemming method (symbol above meants : find "love" ignore case and
> stemmed) while it uses MG?

Greenstone doesn't permit the #is syntax - you need to set stem and
casefold settings on the preferences page.

Katherine Don