23 January 2017, Apache Luceneā„¢ 6.4.0 available The Lucene PMC is pleased to announce the release of Apache Lucene 6.4.0.

Apache Lucene is a high-performance, full-featured text search engine library written entirely in Java. It is a technology suitable for nearly any application that requires full-text search, especially cross-platform.

This release contains numerous bug fixes, optimizations, and improvements, some of which are highlighted below. The release is available for immediate download at:

Please read CHANGES.txt for a full list of new features and changes:

Lucene 6.4.0 Release Highlights:

New features


Along with numerous bug fixes.

Further details of changes are available in the change log available at: http://lucene.apache.org/core/6_4_0/changes/Changes.html

Please note, this release cannot be built from source with Java 8 update 121, use an earlier version instead! This is caused by a bug introduced into the Javadocs tool shipped with that update. The workaround was too late for this Lucene release. Of course, you can use the binary artifacts.

Please report any feedback to the mailing lists (http://lucene.apache.org/core/discussion.html)

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ReleaseNote64 (last edited 2017-01-22 17:39:53 by UweSchindler)