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A Practical Guide to Using Terrier 2.2

A Practical Guide to Using Terrier 2.2

A guide to searching fields, incremental indexing, parameter control and more… There are different text retrieval toolkits out there that you can use to build search engines or simply test your new search algorithm. I have used Lucene, Lemur and Terrier. Lucene is a snap when it comes to building an application layer over the search functionality. It is fast and easy to understand and very suitable if you are looking to build a commercial app. The downside is, that…

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