from the welcome-to-the-monday dept.
Sean Fargo writes "This article has benchmarks for the latest versions of Lucene, Xapian, zettair, sqlite, and sphinx. It tests them by indexing Twitter and Medical Journals, providing comparative system stats and relevancy scores. All the benchmark code is open source."
Computers are unreliable, but humans are even more unreliable.
Any system which depends on human reliability is unreliable.