Hibernate Search

Documentation

Documentation per Series

6.1

6.1.0.Alpha1 2021-09-09 development

Asynchronous, distributed automatic indexing, OpenSearch compatibility, search DSL improvements, conditional mass indexing, ORM 5.5, Lucene 8.8, Elasticsearch 7.13.

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Getting started guide HTML PDF

Migration guide HTML PDF

6.0

6.0.7.Final 2021-10-18 stable

API overhaul. Safer and more concise Search DSL, more powerful bridges, smarter automatic indexing, nested documents. Upgrades to Lucene 8 and Elasticsearch 7.

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Getting started guide HTML PDF

Migration guide HTML PDF

5.11

5.11.10.Final 2021-10-18 stable

ORM 5.4 compatibility.

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Getting started guide HTML

Migration guide HTML

5.10

5.10.12.Final 2021-10-18 stable

ORM 5.3 and JPA 2.2 compatibility, integration to DI frameworks through Hibernate ORM 5.3, upgrade to WildFly 17 and JGroups 4, JPMS automatic module names.

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Migration guide HTML

See older series

5.9

5.9.3.Final 2018-09-10 stable

JSR 352 (Batch for Java) mass indexing job, WildFly feature packs, improvements and deprecations paving the road to Search 6

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Migration guide HTML

5.8

5.8.2.Final 2017-10-26 stable

Experimental integration with Elasticsearch 5.x, AWS integration, improvements and deprecations paving the road to Search 6

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Migration guide HTML

5.7

5.7.3.Final 2017-10-26 stable

Improved integration with Elasticsearch 2.x, compatible with Hibernate ORM 5.2.x

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Migration guide HTML

5.6

5.6.6.Final 2018-09-10 stable

Introduces experimental support for Elasticsearch, last release supporting Hibernate ORM 5.0.z or 5.1.z

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Migration guide HTML

5.5

5.5.8.Final 2017-08-16 stable

Being maintained as it's included in WildFly. Supports Lucene only, requires Hibernate ORM 5.0.z or 5.1.z

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Migration guide HTML

5.4

5.4.0.Final 2015-09-03 stable

Requires Hibernate ORM 5.0.0.Final; Last version compatible with Apache Lucene 4.x

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Migration guide HTML

5.3

5.3.0.Final 2015-06-10 stable

Improved Faceting

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Migration guide HTML

5.2

5.2.1.Final 2015-09-04 stable

Multi-tenancy, optimisations in criteria based loaders

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Migration guide HTML

5.1

5.1.2.Final 2015-04-24 stable

Upgrade to Lucene 4 and much much more ...

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Migration guide HTML

5.0

5.0.1.Final 2015-01-12 stable

Upgrade to Lucene 4 and much much more ...

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Migration guide HTML

4.5

4.5.3.Final 2015-01-12 stable

Performance, WildFly 8 compatibility, JPA 2.1 / Hibernate ORM 4.3 compatibility

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Migration guide HTML

4.4

4.4.6.Final 2014-12-02 stable

Dynamic index sharding, new Metadata API, Hibernate ORM 4.2.x compatible

Reference HTML PDF API (JavaDoc)

Migration guide HTML

Other documentation

FAQ

Frequently asked questions.

Articles and more

Articles, talks and books about Hibernate Search.

JBoss-Developer wiki

Old wiki hosted at JBoss.org. Mostly out-of-date content.

Internals

An introduction to the internals of Hibernate Search for contributors.

Maintainers

This page will only be of interest to maintainers of Hibernate Search.

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