Does search still work normally on fields with norms set to false?


(Ong) #1

I am looking at saving disk space for an ES index and read that setting a text field with "norms": false helps.

If a text field were to have norm = false, other than scoring, do other aspects of search still work e.g. phrase search, *, fuzzy, Boolean operators ?


(Zachary Tong) #2

Yep, full-text search and all the various query components should continue to work as normal. It'll just affect the scoring of those fields since they lack some of the normalization components.


(system) #3

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