Lucene & Solr 5.5.5

October 24th, 2017Posted by gr0

Because of the recent vulnerabilities found in Solr a new version of the 5.x branch has been released – version 5.5.5. If you are using Solr 5.x and for some reason, you can’t update to 6.x or 7.x branch this is the version you should upgrade to. Apache Lucene library 5.5.5 can be downloaded from http://www.apache.org/dyn/closer.cgi/lucene/java. If […]

Lucene and Solr 6.6.2

October 18th, 2017Posted by gr0

It is a pleasure to inform that the new version of Lucene library and Solr search server has been released. It is another release from the 6.x branch and it is numbered 6.6.2. This release introduces critical security fixes found in Solr. We highly suggest upgrading your Solr instances. Apache Lucene library 6.6.2 can be downloaded […]

Lucene and Solr 7.1.0

October 17th, 2017Posted by gr0

It is a pleasure to inform that the new version of Lucene library and Solr search server has been released. It is the first bug fix release from the 7.x branch and it is numbered 7.1.0. This release introduces fixes for the bugs found in the 7.0 version, new features an includes very important bugfixes. […]

Lucene and Solr 7.0.1

October 6th, 2017Posted by gr0

It is a pleasure to inform that the new version of Lucene library and Solr search server has been released. It is the first bug fix release from the 7.x branch and it is numbered 7.0.1. This release introduces fixes for the bugs found in the 7.0 version. Apache Lucene library 7.0.1 can be downloaded […]

Lucene and Solr 7.0

September 20th, 2017Posted by gr0

Today is a special day for the Apache Lucene and Solr community! We are very happy that we can say that the next major version of Apache Lucene library and Solr search server have been released. This time they are both numbered 7.0 and this is another major step in the open-source world of full-text […]

Lucene and Solr 6.6.1

September 8th, 2017Posted by gr0

It is a pleasure to inform that the new version of Lucene library and Solr search server has been released. It is another release from the 6.x branch and it is numbered 6.6.1. This release introduces new features and fixes a few bugs found in the earlier version of Lucene and Solr. This is also […]

Solr 7.0 – Point Type Fields

September 4th, 2017Posted by gr0

With the Solr 7.0 being just around the corner (RC2 voting was done this week) we decided to start sharing important changes that are going to be released with the next major Solr version. The first thing that we will mention are Point field types.

Online Solr Training from Sematext

September 1st, 2017Posted by gr0

From 25th to 28th September Rafał will have the pleasure to provide two virtual training classes as a part of Sematext Solr university: September 25th – 26th – Core Solr September 27th – 28th – Intermediate Solr Each class is divided into two 4-hour sessions during which participants will be able to learn and extend […]

Lucene and Solr 6.6.0

June 7th, 2017Posted by gr0

It is a pleasure to inform that the new version of Lucene library and Solr search server has been released. It is another release from the 6.x branch and it is numbered 6.6.0. This release introduces new features and fixes a few bugs found in the earlier version of Lucene and Solr. Apache Lucene library […]

Solr 6.5 and large stored fields – quick look

May 1st, 2017Posted by gr0

As we know Solr has a few caches, for example – filterCache for filters, queryResultCache for query results caching and of course the documentCache for caching documents for fast retrieval. Today we will focus on the last of the mentioned caches and what can be done to better utilize the cache if you use it.