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Full-text Indexing and Searching


Lucene integration with CouchDB is available with an external project called couchdb-lucene (


elasticsearch is an open source, distributed, RESTful, Search Engine.

ElasticSearch integration with CouchDB is possible by using an Elasticsearch couchdb river plugin


Full_text_search (last edited 2011-11-23 15:21:24 by JanLehnardt)