Release Notes: This release fixes the incorrect handling of boolean search terms.
Release Notes: A fix for the file-naming bug on Microsoft platforms, and removal of extraneous debugging information. This is the first stable release.
Release Notes: Addition of stopword filtering to searching and a fix for the associated bug, search interface gives feedback to the user concerning ignored stopwords and malformed queries, and HTML indexing handles more special characters such as parentheses, etc.
Release Notes: This is the first beta, and a feature freeze is now in effect. It adds bugfixes, WAR support in build.xml, and step-by-step instructions for adding a search engine to your Web site.
Release Notes: A new capability to plug in different types of search result weighting methods, two example implementations (a hit count based weighter and a TF*IDF based weighter), new ones can easily be added through the Weighter interface and the associated Factory, and a HOWTO document in the documentation for developing new indexers.
Release Notes: A move to Sourceforge, new stemming capabilities to both the indexer and the search engine, and the package includes a Java version of the ubiquituous Porter's Stemmer for English.
Release Notes: Search results are now ordered according to the number of hits in the document.
Release Notes: Version 0.22 adds an HTML parser (using JTidy) for the indexer. The document titles are now parsed more accurately, and a sample text fragment is stored in the NeatSeeker index and displayed with the search results.
Release Notes: A fully usable servlet-based Web search is now included. Support for logical operators AND (implicit default), OR, and NOT has been added, as well as proximity searches (NEAR) and phrase searches (quoted strings). Indexing is faster. The licence was changed to Apache-style.
Release Notes: New stopword filtering during indexing, use of random access to speed up searching large indices, and numerous bugfixes.