Forum: Ruby on Rails Active Search

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Eck, Brad (Guest)
on 2005-12-22 00:26
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Issue:



I am trying to get a good quality search capability across our site. I
ran across ActiveSearch
(http://julik.textdriven.com/svn/tools/rails_plugin...)
which seems to be a better solution for us than SimpleSearch (and
SearchGenerator) as it is more than just word based. However, I am
unable to get the project built and being fairly new to Ruby / Rails I'm
a little at a loss. My first choice would be a magic gem install (if it
exists), but if I really need to build it on my own I am up to the task.
My issue right now is a problem in the build with a dependency on
ActiveRecord code. I have downloaded that but am now having issues
installing it as well. Any guidance would be great - thanks.



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Matthieu R. (Guest)
on 2005-12-22 00:38
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Unless you want to stick with ActiveSearch, I would recommend Ferret:

http://ferret.davebalmain.com/trac/

Cheers,

Matthieu R..
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