Funnelback patch

  • Released: 2019-05-09

  • Applies to: v15.20.0

  • Internal reference: RNDSUPPORT-2927, RNDSUPPORT-2949


  • Improves how padre query biased summaries are generated such that spaces are added based on the source document. This prevents issues where extra spaces were added or removed.

  • Fixes a bug where Directory collections would strip some unicode characters.

Affected files

  • bin/padre-iw.exe

  • bin/padre-iw

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


  • Stop the Jetty web server

  • Deploy the provided files on top of an existing install.

  • ( Run $SEARCH_HOME/bin/setup/ - Please note that this will cause Funnelback services to be restarted.

  • ( On unix only, run chown -R search:search $SEARCH_HOME/databases/neo4j/ $SEARCH_HOME/log/neo4j as root to fix file ownership replacing search with your funnelback user’s username if you used a different one.

  • ( Restart the Funnelback server to ensure any prior funnelback-graph service is terminated.

  • Start the Jetty web server

  • ( Perform an update of knowledge graph on any applicable collections to ensure "mention" relationships that reference themselves are removed.