Interesting, sounds a bit like Solr. Not quite the same (e.g. no mentions of caches, warmed up caches and FieldCaches, no replication, etc., but nice handling of stop-words, LDAP hook...), but similar.
----- Original Message ----
From: Edward Summers <[hidden email]>
To: [hidden email] Sent: Saturday, October 14, 2006 5:40:34 AM
Subject: Re: Lucene SRW/SRU
On Oct 13, 2006, at 4:36 PM, Serhiy Polyakov wrote:
> I want to access Lucene index with SRW Web Service and the SRU. I know
> that Online Computer Library Center has one implementation:
> http://www.oclc.org/research/announcements/2003-11-07b.htm > But it is kind of limited to DSpace digital repository system (I will
> check more about that).
> Could you please advise about other implementations if any?
The Extensible Text Framework  from the California Digital Library
is a wrapper around Lucene and provides (among other things) a SRU