In the short term there are no plans to support partial matching. It's considerably more expensive than the current implementation.
---Mark http://twitter.com/mccv On Mon, Jan 18, 2010 at 1:05 PM, vivekpuri <v...@vivekpuri.com> wrote: > Search API team is recommending developers to migrate over to > Streaming API. To get started with this, i was looking at the > Streaming API docs and they state that if using Track for query > parameter, "Terms are exact-matched, and also exact-matched ignoring > punctuation". From what i can figure out from that statement and > running couple of tests, Streaming API is not returning partial word > matches, which Searce API does. For example - keyword bit.ly returns > all results on Search API with *bit.ly*, while Streaming API returns > only results with exact bit.ly. Are there any plans to support partial > word matches in the Streaming API? >