Suggest for Solr Search Dashboards

06 April 2016 in Querying - 1 minute read

Hey Search users,

The upcoming Hue version supports Solr Suggester and makes your data easier to search! Suggester assists the user by proposing an auto-completable list of queries:



We hope that you like the interactivity, and feel free to send feedback on the hue-user list or @gethue!



First grab a Solr 5, start it and make sure that it has a suggester configured:

[email protected]:$ ./bin/solr -e techproducts

Waiting to see Solr listening on port 8983 [/]

Started Solr server on port 8983 (pid=23696). Happy searching!

Checked core existence using Core API command:


Confirm that Solr has a suggester configured, here named mySuggester:









then activate the suggester in the Hue Dashboard settings:

and see the help in the query box:

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