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Lucene example source code file (TestDemo.java)

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The Lucene TestDemo.java source code

package org.apache.lucene;

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import java.io.IOException;

import org.apache.lucene.analysis.Analyzer;
import org.apache.lucene.analysis.MockAnalyzer;
import org.apache.lucene.document.Document;
import org.apache.lucene.document.Field;
import org.apache.lucene.index.RandomIndexWriter;
import org.apache.lucene.queryParser.ParseException;
import org.apache.lucene.queryParser.QueryParser;
import org.apache.lucene.search.TopDocs;
import org.apache.lucene.search.IndexSearcher;
import org.apache.lucene.search.Query;
import org.apache.lucene.store.Directory;
import org.apache.lucene.util.LuceneTestCase;

 * A very simple demo used in the API documentation (src/java/overview.html).
 * Please try to keep src/java/overview.html up-to-date when making changes
 * to this class.
public class TestDemo extends LuceneTestCase {

  public void testDemo() throws IOException, ParseException {
    Analyzer analyzer = new MockAnalyzer(random);

    // Store the index in memory:
    Directory directory = newDirectory();
    // To store an index on disk, use this instead:
    //Directory directory = FSDirectory.open("/tmp/testindex");
    RandomIndexWriter iwriter = new RandomIndexWriter(random, directory, analyzer);
    iwriter.w.setInfoStream(VERBOSE ? System.out : null);
    Document doc = new Document();
    String text = "This is the text to be indexed.";
    doc.add(newField("fieldname", text, Field.Store.YES,
    // Now search the index:
    IndexSearcher isearcher = new IndexSearcher(directory, true); // read-only=true
    // Parse a simple query that searches for "text":
    QueryParser parser = new QueryParser(TEST_VERSION_CURRENT, "fieldname", analyzer);
    Query query = parser.parse("text");
    TopDocs hits = isearcher.search(query, null, 1);
    assertEquals(1, hits.totalHits);
    // Iterate through the results:
    for (int i = 0; i < hits.scoreDocs.length; i++) {
      Document hitDoc = isearcher.doc(hits.scoreDocs[i].doc);
      assertEquals("This is the text to be indexed.", hitDoc.get("fieldname"));

    // Test simple phrase query
    query = parser.parse("\"to be\"");
    assertEquals(1, isearcher.search(query, null, 1).totalHits);


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