redis-search is a very light-weight search engine for node.js using redis. This module is an implementation of <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/N-gram">n-gram method</a>. This is a light general purpose search library that could be integrated into a blog, a documentation server, etc.
redis-search is a very light-weight search engine for node.js using redis. This module is an implementation of n-gram method. This is a light general purpose search library that could be integrated into a blog, a documentation server, etc.
$ npm install redis-search
The first thing you'll want to do is create a
Search instance, which allows you to pass some options, used for namespacing within Redis, size of n-gram, and cache time.
var search = Search;
redis-ngram acts against arbitrary numeric or string based ids, so you could utilize this library with essentially anything you wish, even combining data stores. The following example just uses an array for our "database", containing some strings, which we add to reds by calling
Search#index() padding the body of text and an id of some kind, in this case the index.
var strs = ;strs;strs;strs;strs;strs;
To perform a query against reds simply invoke
Search#query() with a string, and pass a callback, which receives an array of ids when present, or an empty array otherwise.
By default performs an intersection of the search words, the previous example would yield the following output:
Search results for "test boo":[ '2', '3', '1', '0' ]
We can set the search type either "and" of "or" (Default) before query.
Search results for "test boo":[ '2' ]
var Search = ;var search = Search;searchindex'Foo bar baz' 'abc';searchindex'Foo bar' 'bcd';search;search;
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