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Hibernate Search by Example by Steve Perkins

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Chapter 6. System Configuration and Index Management

In this chapter, we will look at configuration options for Lucene indexes, and learn how to perform basic maintenance tasks. We will see how to toggle between automatic and manual updates to Lucene indexes. We will examine low-latency write operations, synchronous versus asynchronous updates, and other performance tuning alternatives.

We will cover how to defragment and clean up a Lucene index for better performance, and how to use Lucene without touching hard drive storage at all. Last but not least, we will get exposure to the highly powerful Luke utility for working with Lucene indexes outside of application code.

Automatic versus manual indexing

So far, we really haven't had to think much ...

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