Python for search engine development

gene tani gene.tani at
Mon Oct 3 02:14:21 CEST 2005

Mike Meyer wrote:
> "corebump" <m.yalcin at> writes:
> > hi everybody,
> > i planinng develop a search engine and i think using the python. Python
> > performance is enough this project?
> If you're going to do the heavy lifting in Python, maybe. It depends
> on what you're going to search, and the performance requirements for a
> search.
> On the other hand, if you use a Python wrapper around a full-text
> search facility, so that python finds documents, takes queries and
> formats results for the user, it should be just fine.
>         <mike
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