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Solr is a Lucene based search server supporting XML/HTTP APIs, faceted search, highlighting, caching and replication. Solr entered incubation in January 2006. Top items to resolve before graduation: * Go through the process of making a release * Continue building a diverse community Community * Solr continues to see increased adoption and very positive feedback and contributions from a growing community: 195 solr-user subscribers and 95 solr-dev. * Patches from 10 different non-CNET contributors have been committed. * ApacheCon US 2006: "Faceted Searching with Apache Solr" session, Solr incubator talk, Lucene BOF * Other Presentations like "Subversion and Solr - Your Next Content Repository?" and "Solr and Faceted Search" * Integration packages (such as acts_as_solr maintained by others at rubyforge) Code * New built-in simple faceted search capabilities without the need for custom code. * Output XML via XSL transformer, compressed fields, improved parameter handling, more querying options and performance optimizations.
The Incubation [http://incubator.apache.org/projects/solr.html STATUS] file is up-to-date, with all items in the project setup category long since completed. Technical: Solr is both maturing and gaining new capabilities, such as highlighted context snippets, and JSON output support. See http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/incubator/solr/trunk/CHANGES.txt?view=markup Community: Solr is seeing good growth in the number of users and contributors, and we are in the process of voting in a new committer. Other community building efforts include Yonik Seeley's talk at ApacheCon EU, Chris Hostetter's scheduled talk at ApacheCon US, and articles written by other Solr contributors such as http://www.xml.com/pub/a/2006/08/09/solr-indexing-xml-with-lucene-andrest.ht ml on XML.com