In the data driven configset, autoguessing text fields as the “strings" field
type is intended to enable faceting. The catch-all _text_ field enables search
on all fields, but this may not be a good alternative to fielded search.
I’m going to start working on updating the quick start tutorial - nobody has
updated it since 5.0 AFAICT.
> On Sep 16, 2016, at 8:34 PM, Chris Hostetter <hossman_luc...@fucit.org> wrote:
> : I apologize if this is a really stupid question. I followed all
> It's not a stupid question, the tutorial is completley broken -- and for
> that matter, in my opinion, the data_driven_schema_configs used by that
> tutorial (and recommended for new users) are largely useless for the same
> underlying reason...
> Thank you very much for asking about this - hopefully the folks who
> understand this more (and don't share my opinion that the entire concept
> of data_driven schemas are a terrible idea) can chime in and explain WTF
> is going on here)