Forum: Ruby on Rails Little Ferret Problem

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Ff82af3238a57fbd1212832ec1a19f28?d=identicon&s=25 Dylan Stamat (Guest)
on 2006-02-01 07:51
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I've implemented Ferret, using the instructions here:

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

Just 0 results... all the time :)

I confirmed the data from my models is being put into the index...
am having a hard time debugging why the lookup isn't working.
Any insight would be greatly appeciated !
Thanks !
69b2ef4bce76b5b27c94e898976dc6d8?d=identicon&s=25 matthew clark (Guest)
on 2006-02-01 08:00
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Write up a test that shows your code not working.   That will help in
figuring out what is wring.
Ff82af3238a57fbd1212832ec1a19f28?d=identicon&s=25 Dylan Stamat (Guest)
on 2006-02-01 08:18
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lol... I would... but thought somebody (Jan perhaps ?) may have some
into this prior to going this deep.
Her implementation contains a lot of code, and I've debugged as far as I
without going into the Ferret source... which I was hoping I wouldn't
to do :|
D80de8699b738b9d42978b40ba6d4d11?d=identicon&s=25 Jan Prill (Guest)
on 2006-02-01 13:49
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sorry, but haven't had a chance lately to test myself with newer
Versions of

It would be great if you could update the wiki page while you are going
Please have a look at the ferret wiki. as
as the rforum code for more advanced
examples of ferret-rails integration. There are quite a few railers who
managed the integration in different ways judging by this mailing list
the ferret mailing list.

Best Regards
Jan Prill

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Ff82af3238a57fbd1212832ec1a19f28?d=identicon&s=25 Dylan Stamat (Guest)
on 2006-02-01 19:49
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Thanks Jan, as I debug more (when I have time), I'll update this thread
well as the wiki if needed.  Thank you !
B5e329ffa0cc78efbfc7ae2d084c149f?d=identicon&s=25 David Balmain (Guest)
on 2006-02-04 01:38
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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.

Ff82af3238a57fbd1212832ec1a19f28?d=identicon&s=25 Dylan Stamat (Guest)
on 2006-02-04 02:00
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Hey David !

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