Substring Search

Hursh Prasad hursh at theeggofcolumbus.com
Sun Mar 25 16:28:47 EDT 2012


Yeah I am talking Riak Search, I did not see anything or any approaches.

It seems like there isn't a good NoSQL solution out there.

On Sun, Mar 25, 2012 at 4:17 PM, Erik Søe Sørensen <ess at trifork.com> wrote:

> Are you talking about plain Riak, or using secondary indexes, or of Riak
> Search?
>
> The question makes most sense in context of Riak Search.
> If the page
>  http://wiki.basho.com/Riak-Search---Querying.html
> is up-to-date, then the answer appears to be 'no' - wildcards (*,?) are
> supported, but
>    "Currently, the wildcard must come at the end of the term in both
> cases."
> i.e. only prefix queries can be used, not queries of arbitrary substrings.
>
> Trusting that someone will correct me if I'm wrong,
>
> /Erik
>
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> Does Riak support (or what are the options for) substring search?
>
> Example "ball" or "bal" in basketball?
>
> Thanks,
> Hursh
>
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