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Apache Lucy
Apache Lucy™


The Apache Lucy search engine library provides full-text search for dynamic programming languages. It is a "loose C" port of the Apache Lucene™ search engine library for Java.


The current release of Apache Lucy is 0.6.2. It requires the Apache Clownfish symbiotic object system.

Getting Started

After downloading and installing Lucy, consider stepping through the tutorial:

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