AFS (Query Engine) Improvements - AFS

AFS Release Notes v7.8

Product
AFS
AFS_Version
7.8
Platform
RHEL
Category
Release Notes
language
English

New Features:

  • Query optimization:
    • Level 0: default level, nothing is optimized
    • Level 1: facets can be optimized
    • Level 2: facets AND fulltext can be optimized
  • AFS now supports Chinese language:
    • Use of ICU tokenizer to split Chinese characters
    • Allows pinyin queries without using accentuation
    • Translitteration between simplified and traditional characters
    • Numbers written in Chinese characters return digits.

Improvements:

  • Performance of exact queries containing empty words has been improved on large corpus.
  • The compound splitter has been adapted to split Japanese language (katakana).