Ngram search whole word


(Paddy Mahadeva) #1

Hi,

Trying to use ngram for first time to solve a search problem.

We have a case where we need to do partial mach of input data.

Lets say I have the following data in my user index in the name field

Doc 1 : Jean Claude Van Damme
Doc 2 : Jean Claude Vandamme
Doc 3 : Jean Van Damme
Doc 4 : Jean Jhonny Dammy

and I search for Jean or Jean Claude. its straight forward I get the results expected. But when I search for Damme. I need to ensure that I get only the first 3 docs and not that last one. When I use ngram I see that it returns 4th doc also as result as I have set min_gram as 3, I can't increase it to 5 as my minimum seach support is 3 characters.

I cannot predict what my user will input, she may input 3 characters or 5 characters or 10 characters. What I need is that all those characters entered should be there in the document matched without fail. How can I achieve this?


(David Pilato) #2

Try to define a search_analyzer as simple in addition to the ngram analyzer.


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