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Ilias Tsagklis
Ilias is a software developer turned online entrepreneur. He is co-founder and Executive Editor at Java Code Geeks.

Search Lucene Index

package com.javacodegeeks.lucene;
import java.io.File;
import org.apache.lucene.analysis.SimpleAnalyzer;
import org.apache.lucene.document.Document;
import org.apache.lucene.queryParser.QueryParser;
import org.apache.lucene.search.IndexSearcher;
import org.apache.lucene.search.Query;
import org.apache.lucene.search.ScoreDoc;
import org.apache.lucene.search.TopDocs;
import org.apache.lucene.store.Directory;
import org.apache.lucene.store.FSDirectory;
import org.apache.lucene.util.Version;
public class SimpleSearcher {
    public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception {


  File indexDir = new File("c:/index/");

  String query = "lucene";

  int hits = 100;


  SimpleSearcher searcher = new SimpleSearcher();

  searcher.searchIndex(indexDir, query, hits);

    private void searchIndex(File indexDir, String queryStr, int maxHits) 

throws Exception {


  Directory directory = FSDirectory.open(indexDir);

  IndexSearcher searcher = new IndexSearcher(directory);

  QueryParser parser = new QueryParser(Version.LUCENE_30, 

 "contents", new SimpleAnalyzer());

  Query query = parser.parse(queryStr);


  TopDocs topDocs = searcher.search(query, maxHits);


  ScoreDoc[] hits = topDocs.scoreDocs;

  for (int i = 0; i < hits.length; i++) {

int docId = hits[i].doc;

Document d = searcher.doc(docId);




  System.out.println("Found " + hits.length);


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