Funnelback patch

  • Released: 2018-09-28

  • Applies to: v15.14.0

  • Internal reference: SUPPORT-2772 SUPPORT-2774 SUPPORT-2776 SUPPORT-2778


Fixes a bug where the crawler would not correctly decode links in HTML, XML and plain text documents.

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-crawler.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.