Pivotal GemFire® v9.1

search lucene

search lucene

Search a Lucene index

See also create lucene index, describe lucene index, destroy lucene index and list lucene indexes.

Availability: Online.


search lucene --name=value --region=value --queryStrings=value --defaultField=value
    [--limit=value] [--keys-only=value]

Parameters, search lucene:

Name Description Default Value
--name Required. Name of the Lucene index to search.
--region Required. Name/Path of the region where the Lucene index exists.
‑‐queryStrings Required. Query string to search the Lucene index. Use __REGION_VALUE_FIELD as the field name within the query string when the field is a primitive value. Surround a string with double quote marks to do an exact match of the string.
‑‐defaultField Required. Default field to search in. __REGION_VALUE_FIELD identifies the field as a primitive value.
--limit Number of search results needed. If the parameter is not specified: -1
--keys-only Return only keys of search results. If the parameter is not specified: false

Example Commands:

gfsh> search lucene --name=testIndex --region=/testRegion --queryStrings=value1

gfsh> search lucene --name=indexOfStrings --region=/stringTestRegion 
      --queryStrings='__REGION_VALUE_FIELD:"my exact string"'

Sample Output:

gfsh>search lucene --name=testIndex --region=/testRegion --queryStrings=value* 
key | value  | score
--- | ------ | -----
3   | value3 | 1
2   | value2 | 1
1   | value1 | 1
gfsh>search lucene --region=/Person --name=analyzerIndex 
   --defaultField=addr --queryStrings="97763"
 key   |                         value                                      | score
------ | ------------------------------------------------------------------ | --------
key763 | Person{name='Kris Cat', addr='7 Ash St, Portland_OR_97763', emai.. | 1.669657