Oracle Text Index Not Recognizing IP Address or STRING WITH DOT (Doc ID 1983309.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Text - Version 10.2.0.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Using Oracle Text Index for indexing unformatted Data. We have discovered that a IP Address (xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx) formatted data is not recognized by the BASIC_LEXER.
Is it possible to instruct the BASIC_LEXER to recognize the IP Address format and index for searching ?
 

Solution

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