Borland® Search 2009 Release Notes

Last updated: June 29, 2009

This file contains important information that may not appear in the documentation. Read this file in its entirety.

Note: The information in this readme represents the known issues at the time of this release. For late-breaking information that may become available after the release, check the Borland web site for the most recent version of this readme:

For an overview of the new features in the current release, see the What's New topic in online Help or the About This Release section in Chapter 2 of the Borland® Search 2009 Administration Guide.

System Requirements/Prerequisites Getting Help
Known Issues Installation Instructions

System Requirements/Prerequisites

The following are the hardware and software requirements for Borland Search.

Host server requirements

The hardware required for optimal Borland Search use depends on the amount of data you are extracting and the frequency of extractions. The hardware listed below is intended for a small to medium amount of data and a low frequency extraction schedule. It is recommended that you use Borland Professional Services to help define and configure the hardware and system requirements for a large data set with frequent extraction updates.

System Area Requirement
Platform Windows 2003 SP2 Server (32-bit), Windows 2003 R2 SP2 Server (32-bit), or RedHat Linux Enterprise 5
Processor Dual Processor Intel Pentium 4 or equivalent
Hard disk space 50GB minimum (Storage requirement varies depending on index size)

Host Server Software Prerequisites

Network Requirements

Client Computer Browser Requirements


Known Issues

The following are known issues in Borland Search 2009.


Uninstalling from Windows Systems

Borland Search uses InstallAnywhere for installation. If you encounter one of the following error messages when uninstalling this product from a Windows system:

"Can't launch executable. Could not find a suitable Java Virtual Machine on your system."


"Windows error 3 occurred while loading the Java VM."

you may need to install JRE 1.6.0_13 from the disk, or download it from Sun. .

Apache Tomcat Server

Borland Search with MPX

Borland Search MPX Listener

CaliberRM/StarTeam (Windows Only)



Index Deletion




The following is a limitation in Borland Search:


Getting Help

For technical support, contact the Borland Support Center at


Installation Instructions

For information on installation, please see the Borland® Search 2009 Installation Instructions (ST_Search_Install.html) available in the root directory on your installation DVD or in your Installation image, and in the C:\Program Files\Borland\Borland Search default directory after the installation.


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