Funnelback patch

  • Released: 2018-09-28

  • Applies to: v15.16.0

  • 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.

  • (Windows) Start crawls as needed.

  • Perform an update on the funnelback_documentation collection to ensure the most accurate results.

  • (Windows) Start crawls as needed.