Index setup in HoundSleuth is done via a web interface (or via the API), it's a three step process:
- Create an application.
- Create in index for that application.
- Setup your index.
Create an application.
Create a full-text index for your application.
Setup Index - Basics
Setup your index details like name, min word length, and scoring functions.
Setup Index - Morphology
Set the morphology filters for your input data. Any changes to these filters will only affect documents added after the change.
Setup Index - Exceptions
Setup stopwords, wordforms, and tokenizing exceptions. The system uses a default set of stopwords, but you can add custom ones here to finely tune your search results.
Setup Index - HTML/XML
Setup HTML/XML handling. You can choose to strip HTML from documents or leave it in.