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Solr Index Date Format Issues

May 17, 2011


Solr Index uses UTC time¬†format …¬†Zulu time zone (GMT). “A date field shall be of the form 1995-12-31T23:59:59Z The trailing “Z” designates UTC time and is mandatory ” Say your class has a property expiryDate … create another property indexedExpiryDate and index the later field. So if you want to send data to the index […]

Solr vs Hibernate Search

May 7, 2011


We are looking to implement indexing in our site and evaluated SolrJ (The java client library to access Lucene) and Hibernate Search (that also uses Lucene). Hibernate was very a tempting option given we already use Hibernate as the ORM. It just seems so elegant and simple. Also Hibenate takes care of updation to the […]