Stemming now added to V6!
We can now confirm that V6 will feature STEMMING.
This is a much requested feature, that when enabled, search results will match similar words or words which are derivatives of each other (e.g. plurals). For example, searching for the word "fish" will return pages containing the singular and plural words variates "fish", "fishes", "fishing", etc.
Adding this feature required some significant changes to the index file format and the way we index and search words, but we are glad to see that the end results seem to be worth the effort.
The feature will be enabled by default in V6. But you may want to turn it off, if for example, it is absolutely critical that your website differentiates between "booking", "booker", "book", etc.
More information on V6 here.
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