solr vs fts
aki.tuomi at open-xchange.com
Thu Jul 4 12:27:02 EEST 2019
On 4.7.2019 12.22, Maciej Milaszewski IQ PL via dovecot wrote:
>>> A few clients have 25K and more e-mail
>>> I thinking about use solr like:
>>> fts = solr
>>> fts_solr = debug url=http://IP:8983/solr/ (solr in external machine)
>>> Does it make sense ? use dovecot_indexes and fts ?
>>> What is the difference in performance?
>> Dovecot indexes are not actually related to FTS that much. Using FTS
>> usually makes sense since it speeds up IMAP fulltext searches.
> So you're advised to use a solr or something else?
Using any FTS is advisable, currently suitable ones would be SOLR or
Xapian (see https://github.com/grosjo/fts-xapian)
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