Creating New Backends¶
The process should be fairly simple.
Create new backend file. Name is important.
Two classes inside.
SearchBackend (inherit from haystack.backends.BaseSearchBackend)
SearchQuery (inherit from haystack.backends.BaseSearchQuery)
Responsible for the actual connection and low-level details of interacting with the backend.
Connects to search engine
Method for saving new docs to index
Method for removing docs from index
Method for performing the actual query
Responsible for taking structured data about the query and converting it into a backend appropriate format.
Method for creating the backend specific query -