It is a pleasure to inform you that the new version of the Lucene library has been released. It is the next release from the 8.x branch and it is numbered 8.8.0.
Some of the changes included in the Lucene 8.8.0:
- Doc values allow to configure how to trade compression for retrieval speed.
- CJKWidthCharFilter has been added.
Full list of changes can be found at https://lucene.apache.org/core/8_8_0/changes/Changes.html.
Apache Lucene library 8.8.0 can be downloaded from http://www.apache.org/dyn/closer.cgi/lucene/java.