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Project Summary

Whoosh is a fast, featureful full-text indexing and searching library implemented in pure Python.

Some of Whoosh's features include:

* Pythonic API.
* Pure-Python. No compilation or binary packages needed, no mysterious crashes.
* Fielded indexing and search.
* Fast indexing and retrieval -- much faster than any other pure-Python solution.
* Pluggable scoring algorithm (including BM25F), text analysis, storage, posting format, etc.
* Powerful query language.
* Pure Python spell-checker.


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In a Nutshell, Whoosh Python Search Library...

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Sep 7 2019 — Oct 7 2019

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Oct 7 2018 — Oct 7 2019


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