AIF (Pipes and Filters) Improvements - AFS

AFS Release Notes v7.8

Product
AFS
AFS_Version
7.8
Platform
RHEL
Category
Release Notes
language
English

Starting from AFS v7.8.4, the Pipes and Filters have been improved with the following:

New Data Lake feature:

Starting from version 7.8.4, AIF includes support for Data Lakes:

  • Add the ability to share documents between multiple PaFs
  • New afs_datalake_diff filter: retrieve updated documents in a Data Lake

Spellchecker filter:

  • Significant performance improvements on multi core servers (processing is now massively parallel)
  • New "auto" mode: update reply databases only when necessary. This allows using the filter on large corpus with no performance cost.

Simplify the use of Managed PaFs:

Improves messages:

  • Reduce verbosity of afs_acc_build messages when a user rule discards documents.

Misc.

  • Help and error messages have been improved.