[Xapian-discuss] Question to make a search by navigation
charlie at juggler.net
Tue Nov 25 13:59:28 GMT 2008
Yann ROBIN wrote:
> I'm currently testing Xapian for an e-commerce website and I want to
> implement a search by navigation like there is on
Did you know that this site is using Xapian? Can't help with your
question I'm afraid but I'm sure someone will be along in a minute.
> I don't think there is a magic function that would give the estimated
> count for all the "boolean value" for a particular request. Do you
> know if there is a way to do this with xapian ?
> I tought I could retrieve all the term present for all the matching
> document, but i don't see if there is a way to do this in the api (and
> i think it would cost a lot in performance ?). And then i could make
> one query by distinct term to get the estimate count ... but it seems
> overkill ...
> Thanks you,
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