(There are some CPAN prerequisites, which Build.PL will tell you about.)
> Are there code examples/test on how to use Lucy?
There's a full tutorial, starting at trunk/perl/lib/Lucy/Docs/Tutorial.pod.
> I have used Lucene 3.03 extensively. How does Lucy compare? What does
> "loose C" mean on your home page?
It's a similar library, but the APIs and file formats are not compatible and
the implementations are pretty different. The "Loose" part means we won't be
bound by fidelity promises a la CLucene and Lucene.NET. The "C" part should