Important Notes and Tips


The following sections provide additional information about APIs:

Supported Compilers

 

Available Query Parsers

 


Supported Compilers

The supported C compilers for all code samples and example applications are:

 


Platform

Compiler

Windows 2000

MSVC 6.0 SP5

Solaris

SUN WorkShop 6.0 update 2

HP/UX

HP/UX ANSI C A.11.01.20

AIX

Visual Age C compiler Version 5.0.1/5.0.2

Linux

gcc 2.96

On Linux 8, gcc 2.96 from the compatibility package should be used. This is the same version as for Linux 7.x, but is different from the default version of gcc supplied with Linux 8.


Java compilers for versions 1.3 and above are supported.


Available Query Parsers

The documentation about available query parsers is incomplete. Where ever you can specify a query parser, you can specify any of the following query parsers:

 


Query Parser

Description

Simple

Simple Query Syntax

BoolPlus

BooleanPlus Query Syntax

Prefix

Explicit Prefix Query Syntax

FreeText

Natural Language Query Syntax

Internet_Basic

Basic Relevance Factors

Internet_BasicWeb

Basic Relevance Factors with Anchor Text

Internet_Advanced

Advanced Relevance Factors

Internet_AdvancedWeb

Advanced Relevance Factors for Web Gateway Collections

Internet

Legacy Internet Query Parser


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