Funnelback patch

  • Released: 2018-09-28

  • Applies to: v15.12.0

  • Internal reference: SUPPORT-2772 SUPPORT-2774 SUPPORT-2776


Improves the performance of the directory gatherer.

Fixes support for sort mode '3' in query completion, allowing 'alpha' to be respected.

Affected files

  • lib/java/all/funnelback-common.jar

  • lib/java/all/funnelback-data-api-connector-padre.jar

  • lib/java/all/funnelback-directory-gather.jar

  • web/webapps/funnelback-publicui.war


  • (Windows) Stop currently running crawls.

  • Stop the Jetty web server and the Funnelback daemon.

  • Deploy the provided files on top of an existing install, backing up all replaced files.

  • Start the Jetty web server and the Funnelback daemon.

  • The conf/<collection>/custom_gather.groovy of each Facebook collection that are failing to update due to Facebook API changes should be updated to have the content provided in share/custom_collection_templates/custom_gather.groovy.facebook. The customer will need to provide a never-expiring page access token to replace the app access token.

  • (Windows) Start crawls as needed.