org.apache.lucene.queryParser.ParseException

Cannot parse '("results"*) AND hidden:false': '*' or '?' not allowed as first character in WildcardQuery

Samebug tips0

There are no available Samebug tips for this exception. If you know how to solve this issue, help other users by writing a short tip.

Don't give up yet. Paste your full stack trace to get a solution.

Solutions on the web64

  • via XWiki.org JIRA by Vincent Massol, 10 months ago
    Cannot parse '("results"*) AND hidden:false': '*' or '?' not allowed as first character in WildcardQuery
  • Cannot parse 'c4oc:*': '*' or '?' not allowed as first character in WildcardQuery
  • Cannot parse '+(+portletId:125) +(+screenName:*test*)': '*' or '?' not allowed as first character in WildcardQuery
  • Stack trace

    • org.apache.lucene.queryParser.ParseException: Cannot parse '("results"*) AND hidden:false': '*' or '?' not allowed as first character in WildcardQuery at org.apache.lucene.queryParser.QueryParser.parse(QueryParser.java:211)[lucene-core-3.6.1.jar:3.6.1 1362471 - thetaphi - 2012-07-17 12:40:12] at com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.lucene.LucenePlugin.buildQuery(LucenePlugin.java:445)[xwiki-platform-search-lucene-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.lucene.LucenePlugin.search(LucenePlugin.java:371)[xwiki-platform-search-lucene-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.lucene.LucenePlugin.search(LucenePlugin.java:309)[xwiki-platform-search-lucene-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.lucene.LucenePlugin.getSearchResults(LucenePlugin.java:264)[xwiki-platform-search-lucene-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.lucene.LucenePluginApi.getSearchResults(LucenePluginApi.java:305)[xwiki-platform-search-lucene-4.3.jar:na] at sun.reflect.GeneratedMethodAccessor610.invoke(Unknown Source)[na:na] at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)[na:1.6.0_12] at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:597)[na:1.6.0_12] at org.apache.velocity.util.introspection.UberspectImpl$VelMethodImpl.doInvoke(UberspectImpl.java:395)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.util.introspection.UberspectImpl$VelMethodImpl.invoke(UberspectImpl.java:384)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTMethod.execute(ASTMethod.java:173)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTReference.execute(ASTReference.java:280)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTReference.value(ASTReference.java:567)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTExpression.value(ASTExpression.java:71)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTSetDirective.render(ASTSetDirective.java:142)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTBlock.render(ASTBlock.java:72)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTIfStatement.render(ASTIfStatement.java:87)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.SimpleNode.render(SimpleNode.java:342)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.xwiki.velocity.internal.DefaultVelocityEngine.evaluate(DefaultVelocityEngine.java:228)[xwiki-commons-velocity-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.velocity.internal.DefaultVelocityEngine.evaluate(DefaultVelocityEngine.java:187)[xwiki-commons-velocity-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.rendering.internal.macro.velocity.VelocityMacro.evaluateString(VelocityMacro.java:124)[xwiki-platform-rendering-macro-velocity-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.rendering.internal.macro.velocity.VelocityMacro.evaluateString(VelocityMacro.java:50)[xwiki-platform-rendering-macro-velocity-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.rendering.macro.script.AbstractScriptMacro.evaluateBlock(AbstractScriptMacro.java:302)[xwiki-platform-rendering-macro-script-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.rendering.macro.script.AbstractScriptMacro.execute(AbstractScriptMacro.java:198)[xwiki-platform-rendering-macro-script-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.rendering.macro.script.AbstractScriptMacro.execute(AbstractScriptMacro.java:59)[xwiki-platform-rendering-macro-script-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.rendering.internal.transformation.macro.MacroTransformation.transformOnce(MacroTransformation.java:185)[xwiki-rendering-transformation-macro-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.rendering.internal.transformation.macro.MacroTransformation.transform(MacroTransformation.java:132)[xwiki-rendering-transformation-macro-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.rendering.internal.transformation.DefaultTransformationManager.performTransformations(DefaultTransformationManager.java:87)[xwiki-rendering-legacy-api-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.display.internal.DocumentContentDisplayer.display(DocumentContentDisplayer.java:250)[xwiki-platform-display-api-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.display.internal.DocumentContentDisplayer.display(DocumentContentDisplayer.java:124)[xwiki-platform-display-api-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.display.internal.DocumentContentDisplayer.display(DocumentContentDisplayer.java:54)[xwiki-platform-display-api-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.display.internal.DefaultDocumentDisplayer.display(DefaultDocumentDisplayer.java:80)[xwiki-platform-display-api-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.display.internal.DefaultDocumentDisplayer.display(DefaultDocumentDisplayer.java:38)[xwiki-platform-display-api-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.sheet.internal.SheetDocumentDisplayer.display(SheetDocumentDisplayer.java:113)[xwiki-platform-sheet-api-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.sheet.internal.SheetDocumentDisplayer.display(SheetDocumentDisplayer.java:50)[xwiki-platform-sheet-api-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.display.internal.ConfiguredDocumentDisplayer.display(ConfiguredDocumentDisplayer.java:67)[xwiki-platform-display-api-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.display.internal.ConfiguredDocumentDisplayer.display(ConfiguredDocumentDisplayer.java:41)[xwiki-platform-display-api-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.doc.XWikiDocument.getRenderedContent(XWikiDocument.java:916)[xwiki-platform-legacy-oldcore-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.doc.XWikiDocument.getRenderedContent(XWikiDocument.java:895)[xwiki-platform-legacy-oldcore-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.api.Document.getRenderedContent(Document.java:660)[xwiki-platform-legacy-oldcore-4.3.jar:na] at sun.reflect.GeneratedMethodAccessor580.invoke(Unknown Source)[na:na] at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)[na:1.6.0_12] at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:597)[na:1.6.0_12] at org.apache.velocity.util.introspection.UberspectImpl$VelMethodImpl.doInvoke(UberspectImpl.java:395)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.util.introspection.UberspectImpl$VelMethodImpl.invoke(UberspectImpl.java:384)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTMethod.execute(ASTMethod.java:173)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTReference.execute(ASTReference.java:280)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTReference.render(ASTReference.java:369)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTBlock.render(ASTBlock.java:72)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTIfStatement.render(ASTIfStatement.java:87)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.SimpleNode.render(SimpleNode.java:342)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.xwiki.velocity.internal.DefaultVelocityEngine.evaluate(DefaultVelocityEngine.java:228)[xwiki-commons-velocity-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.velocity.internal.DefaultVelocityEngine.evaluate(DefaultVelocityEngine.java:187)[xwiki-commons-velocity-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.render.XWikiVelocityRenderer.evaluate(XWikiVelocityRenderer.java:105)[xwiki-platform-legacy-oldcore-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.XWiki.evaluateTemplate(XWiki.java:1765)[xwiki-platform-legacy-oldcore-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.XWiki.parseTemplate(XWiki.java:1705)[xwiki-platform-legacy-oldcore-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.api.XWiki.parseTemplate(XWiki.java:854)[xwiki-platform-legacy-oldcore-4.3.jar:na] at sun.reflect.GeneratedMethodAccessor200.invoke(Unknown Source)[na:na] at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)[na:1.6.0_12] at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:597)[na:1.6.0_12] at org.apache.velocity.util.introspection.UberspectImpl$VelMethodImpl.doInvoke(UberspectImpl.java:395)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.util.introspection.UberspectImpl$VelMethodImpl.invoke(UberspectImpl.java:384)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTMethod.execute(ASTMethod.java:173)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTReference.execute(ASTReference.java:280)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTReference.render(ASTReference.java:369)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTBlock.render(ASTBlock.java:72)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.directive.VelocimacroProxy.render(VelocimacroProxy.java:216)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.directive.RuntimeMacro.render(RuntimeMacro.java:311)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.directive.RuntimeMacro.render(RuntimeMacro.java:230)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTDirective.render(ASTDirective.java:207)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.SimpleNode.render(SimpleNode.java:342)[velocity-1.7.jar:1.7] at org.xwiki.velocity.internal.DefaultVelocityEngine.evaluate(DefaultVelocityEngine.java:228)[xwiki-commons-velocity-4.3.jar:na] at org.xwiki.velocity.internal.DefaultVelocityEngine.evaluate(DefaultVelocityEngine.java:187)[xwiki-commons-velocity-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.render.XWikiVelocityRenderer.evaluate(XWikiVelocityRenderer.java:105)[xwiki-platform-legacy-oldcore-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.XWiki.evaluateTemplate(XWiki.java:1765)[xwiki-platform-legacy-oldcore-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.web.Utils.parseTemplate(Utils.java:155)[xwiki-platform-legacy-oldcore-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.web.XWikiAction.execute(XWikiAction.java:241)[xwiki-platform-legacy-oldcore-4.3.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.web.XWikiAction.execute(XWikiAction.java:116)[xwiki-platform-legacy-oldcore-4.3.jar:na] at org.apache.struts.action.RequestProcessor.processActionPerform(RequestProcessor.java:431)[struts-1.2.9.jar:1.2.9] at org.apache.struts.action.RequestProcessor.process(RequestProcessor.java:236)[struts-1.2.9.jar:1.2.9] at org.apache.struts.action.ActionServlet.process(ActionServlet.java:1196)[struts-1.2.9.jar:1.2.9] at org.apache.struts.action.ActionServlet.doGet(ActionServlet.java:414)[struts-1.2.9.jar:1.2.9] at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(HttpServlet.java:690)[servlet-api.jar:na] at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(HttpServlet.java:803)[servlet-api.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.internalDoFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:290)[catalina.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.doFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:206)[catalina.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.web.ActionFilter.doFilter(ActionFilter.java:120)[xwiki-platform-legacy-oldcore-4.3.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.internalDoFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:235)[catalina.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.doFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:206)[catalina.jar:na] at org.xwiki.wysiwyg.server.filter.ConversionFilter.doFilter(ConversionFilter.java:144)[xwiki-platform-wysiwyg-server-4.3.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.internalDoFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:235)[catalina.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.doFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:206)[catalina.jar:na] at com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.webdav.XWikiDavFilter.doFilter(XWikiDavFilter.java:66)[xwiki-platform-webdav-server-4.3.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.internalDoFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:235)[catalina.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.doFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:206)[catalina.jar:na] at org.xwiki.container.servlet.filters.internal.SavedRequestRestorerFilter.doFilter(SavedRequestRestorerFilter.java:208)[xwiki-platform-container-servlet-4.3.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.internalDoFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:235)[catalina.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.doFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:206)[catalina.jar:na] at org.xwiki.container.servlet.filters.internal.SetCharacterEncodingFilter.doFilter(SetCharacterEncodingFilter.java:111)[xwiki-platform-container-servlet-4.3.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.internalDoFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:235)[catalina.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.doFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:206)[catalina.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardWrapperValve.invoke(StandardWrapperValve.java:233)[catalina.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContextValve.invoke(StandardContextValve.java:175)[catalina.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHostValve.invoke(StandardHostValve.java:128)[catalina.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.valves.ErrorReportValve.invoke(ErrorReportValve.java:102)[catalina.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardEngineValve.invoke(StandardEngineValve.java:109)[catalina.jar:na] at org.apache.catalina.connector.CoyoteAdapter.service(CoyoteAdapter.java:263)[catalina.jar:na] at org.apache.jk.server.JkCoyoteHandler.invoke(JkCoyoteHandler.java:190)[tomcat-coyote.jar:na] at org.apache.jk.common.HandlerRequest.invoke(HandlerRequest.java:283)[tomcat-coyote.jar:na] at org.apache.jk.common.ChannelSocket.invoke(ChannelSocket.java:767)[tomcat-coyote.jar:na] at org.apache.jk.common.ChannelSocket.processConnection(ChannelSocket.java:697)[tomcat-coyote.jar:na] at org.apache.jk.common.ChannelSocket$SocketConnection.runIt(ChannelSocket.java:889)[tomcat-coyote.jar:na] at org.apache.tomcat.util.threads.ThreadPool$ControlRunnable.run(ThreadPool.java:690)[tomcat-coyote.jar:na] at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:619)[na:1.6.0_12] Caused by: org.apache.lucene.queryParser.ParseException: '*' or '?' not allowed as first character in WildcardQuery at org.apache.lucene.queryParser.QueryParser.getWildcardQuery(QueryParser.java:990)[lucene-core-3.6.1.jar:3.6.1 1362471 - thetaphi - 2012-07-17 12:40:12] at org.apache.lucene.queryParser.MultiFieldQueryParser.getWildcardQuery(MultiFieldQueryParser.java:201)[lucene-core-3.6.1.jar:3.6.1 1362471 - thetaphi - 2012-07-17 12:40:12] at org.apache.lucene.queryParser.MultiFieldQueryParser.getWildcardQuery(MultiFieldQueryParser.java:196)[lucene-core-3.6.1.jar:3.6.1 1362471 - thetaphi - 2012-07-17 12:40:12] at org.apache.lucene.queryParser.QueryParser.Term(QueryParser.java:1421)[lucene-core-3.6.1.jar:3.6.1 1362471 - thetaphi - 2012-07-17 12:40:12] at org.apache.lucene.queryParser.QueryParser.Clause(QueryParser.java:1319)[lucene-core-3.6.1.jar:3.6.1 1362471 - thetaphi - 2012-07-17 12:40:12] at org.apache.lucene.queryParser.QueryParser.Query(QueryParser.java:1275)[lucene-core-3.6.1.jar:3.6.1 1362471 - thetaphi - 2012-07-17 12:40:12] at org.apache.lucene.queryParser.QueryParser.Clause(QueryParser.java:1323)[lucene-core-3.6.1.jar:3.6.1 1362471 - thetaphi - 2012-07-17 12:40:12] at org.apache.lucene.queryParser.QueryParser.Query(QueryParser.java:1245)[lucene-core-3.6.1.jar:3.6.1 1362471 - thetaphi - 2012-07-17 12:40:12] at org.apache.lucene.queryParser.QueryParser.TopLevelQuery(QueryParser.java:1234)[lucene-core-3.6.1.jar:3.6.1 1362471 - thetaphi - 2012-07-17 12:40:12] at org.apache.lucene.queryParser.QueryParser.parse(QueryParser.java:206)[lucene-core-3.6.1.jar:3.6.1 1362471 - thetaphi - 2012-07-17 12:40:12] ... 114 more

    Write tip

    You have a different solution? A short tip here would help you and many other users who saw this issue last week.

    Users with the same issue

    You’re the first here who have seen this exception.