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Explanations and legends relating to the index documentation.

Index terminology

The terms used in the index documentation are borrowed from Apache Lucene.

TermAbbr.Meaning
StoredS

The content of the field is stored in the index and available in search results.

CompressedZ

The content of the field is stored in the index using compressed format and may be available in search results.

AnalyzedA

The content has been tokenized so that individual terms and phrases can be searched.

When a field is analyzed, facets for this field are made of individual terms.

IndexedI

The content has been indexed as it is, searches can only match the full content (prefix and fuzzy searches are possible also).

When a field is simply indexed (as opposed to analyzed), facets values use the entire field value.

IntN

The field is interpreted as a numeric field so that it can be stored and sorted efficiently.

LongL

The field is interpreted as a numeric field so that it can be stored and sorted efficiently.

Cardinality

The cardinality denotes the number instances if the field is supported by the kind of indexable item.

TermAbbr.Meaning
1If the field is supported, it is always available
0..1?If the field is supported, it may be available
0..N*If the field is supported, there may be multiple instances
1..N+If the field is supported, there is at least one instance

Legend

For brevity, the documents use icons to denote the different kinds of indexable items.

IconDescription
Folder iconFolders
Word iconMicrosoft Word document
PDF iconPDF document
HTML iconHTML document
XML iconXML document (except PageSeeder documents)
PSML iconPageSeeder document (PSML)
PSML fragment iconPageSeeder document fragment (PSML)
icon-psstandard.pngPageSeeder document (Standard Format - deprecated)
icon-default.pngAny other type of document
Image iconImage (gif, bmp, png or jpeg)
Task iconTask
Comment iconComment

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