[erlang-questions] Search engine in Erlang

Christian S <>
Mon Aug 27 01:06:05 CEST 2007


I havent actually written one, but I have a bunch of links to
information retrieval documents that are interesting:

http://del.icio.us/chsu79/ir

Your implementation depends entirely on your scalability requirements.
In the small scale of things you can probably copy the inverted index
from joe armstrongs's book quite verbatim.

So how many documents, how many terms? distributed on how many machines?

2007/8/26, Joel Reymont <>:
> Has anyone implemented a text or tag search engine in Erlang?
>
> Would you share implementation tips?
>
> I would like to have tagged bits of information and quickly search
> using a number of tags.



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