Forum: Ruby on Rails Little Ferret Problem

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Dylan S. (Guest)
on 2006-02-01 08:51
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I've implemented Ferret, using the instructions here:
http://wiki.rubyonrails.com/rails/pages/HowToInteg...

I get no errors in the application at all... however, I always get 0
results.
I built an index off of some data, it exists in the index/ directory,
the
form submits find... etc...

Just 0 results... all the time :)

I confirmed the data from my models is being put into the index...
however,
am having a hard time debugging why the lookup isn't working.
Any insight would be greatly appeciated !
Thanks !
==
Dylan
matthew clark (Guest)
on 2006-02-01 09:00
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Write up a test that shows your code not working.   That will help in
figuring out what is wring.
Dylan S. (Guest)
on 2006-02-01 09:18
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lol... I would... but thought somebody (Jan perhaps ?) may have some
insight
into this prior to going this deep.
Her implementation contains a lot of code, and I've debugged as far as I
can
without going into the Ferret source... which I was hoping I wouldn't
have
to do :|
Jan P. (Guest)
on 2006-02-01 14:49
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Hi,

sorry, but haven't had a chance lately to test myself with newer
Versions of
Ferret.

It would be great if you could update the wiki page while you are going
on.
Please have a look at the ferret wiki. http://ferret.davebalmain.com as
well
as the rforum code http://rforum.andreas-s.net/trac/ for more advanced
examples of ferret-rails integration. There are quite a few railers who
have
managed the integration in different ways judging by this mailing list
and
the ferret mailing list.

Best Regards
Jan P.

2006/2/1, Dylan S. <removed_email_address@domain.invalid>:
Dylan S. (Guest)
on 2006-02-01 20:49
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Thanks Jan, as I debug more (when I have time), I'll update this thread
as
well as the wiki if needed.  Thank you !
David B. (Guest)
on 2006-02-04 02:38
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Hi Dylan,

Sorry for the slow reply. My guess would be that you are searching a
different field than the one you put your data in. I'd need to see a
some of your code to tell for sure. I hope you work out your problem.

Cheers,
Dave
Dylan S. (Guest)
on 2006-02-04 03:00
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Hey David !

Thanks very much for the reply.  I've put this on the back-burner for
now,
as I have a million other priorties at the moment, but when I revisit
it,
I'll definitely keep you posted.

By the way, thank you *so* much (and Jan for the tutorial !) for this
project.  Great job !
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Dylan
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