Executing a standard search
After inserting documents, the most commonly executed action in Elasticsearch is the search. The official Elasticsearch client APIs for searching are similar to the REST API.
You need an up-and-running Elasticsearch installation, as we described in the Downloading and installing Elasticsearch recipe in Chapter 2, Downloading and Setup.
You also need the Python installed packages of the Creating a client recipe of this chapter.
The code of this recipe can be found in the
How to do it…
To execute a standard query, the client method
search must be called by passing the
query parameters, as we have seen in Chapter 5, Search. The required parameters are
type_name and the ...