--- a/schema.xml
+++ b/schema.xml
@@ -218,6 +218,86 @@
         <filter class="solr.LowerCaseFilterFactory"/>
         <filter class="solr.EnglishPorterFilterFactory" protected="protwords.txt"/>
         <filter class="solr.RemoveDuplicatesTokenFilterFactory"/>
+      </analyzer>
+    </fieldType>
+
+    <!-- A general unstemmed text field - good if one does not know the language of the field -->
+    <fieldType name="textgen" class="solr.TextField" positionIncrementGap="100">
+      <analyzer type="index">
+        <tokenizer class="solr.WhitespaceTokenizerFactory"/>
+        <filter class="solr.StopFilterFactory" ignoreCase="true" words="stopwords.txt" enablePositionIncrements="true" />
+        <filter class="solr.WordDelimiterFilterFactory" generateWordParts="1" generateNumberParts="1" catenateWords="1" catenateNumbers="1" catenateAll="0" splitOnCaseChange="0"/>
+        <filter class="solr.LowerCaseFilterFactory"/>
+      </analyzer>
+      <analyzer type="query">
+        <tokenizer class="solr.WhitespaceTokenizerFactory"/>
+        <filter class="solr.SynonymFilterFactory" synonyms="synonyms.txt" ignoreCase="true" expand="true"/>
+        <filter class="solr.StopFilterFactory"
+                ignoreCase="true"
+                words="stopwords.txt"
+                enablePositionIncrements="true"
+                />
+        <filter class="solr.WordDelimiterFilterFactory" generateWordParts="1" generateNumberParts="1" catenateWords="0" catenateNumbers="0" catenateAll="0" splitOnCaseChange="0"/>
+        <filter class="solr.LowerCaseFilterFactory"/>
+      </analyzer>
+    </fieldType>
+
+    <!-- A general unstemmed text field that indexes tokens normally and also
+         reversed (via ReversedWildcardFilterFactory), to enable more efficient
+         leading wildcard queries. -->
+    <!--
+    <fieldType name="text_rev" class="solr.TextField" positionIncrementGap="100">
+      <analyzer type="index">
+        <tokenizer class="solr.WhitespaceTokenizerFactory"/>
+        <filter class="solr.StopFilterFactory" ignoreCase="true" words="stopwords.txt" enablePositionIncrements="true" />
+        <filter class="solr.WordDelimiterFilterFactory" generateWordParts="1" generateNumberParts="1" catenateWords="1" catenateNumbers="1" catenateAll="0" splitOnCaseChange="0"/>
+        <filter class="solr.LowerCaseFilterFactory"/>
+        <filter class="solr.ReversedWildcardFilterFactory" withOriginal="true"
+           maxPosAsterisk="3" maxPosQuestion="2" maxFractionAsterisk="0.33"/>
+      </analyzer>
+      <analyzer type="query">
+        <tokenizer class="solr.WhitespaceTokenizerFactory"/>
+        <filter class="solr.SynonymFilterFactory" synonyms="synonyms.txt" ignoreCase="true" expand="true"/>
+        <filter class="solr.StopFilterFactory"
+                ignoreCase="true"
+                words="stopwords.txt"
+                enablePositionIncrements="true"
+                />
+        <filter class="solr.WordDelimiterFilterFactory" generateWordParts="1" generateNumberParts="1" catenateWords="0" catenateNumbers="0" catenateAll="0" splitOnCaseChange="0"/>
+        <filter class="solr.LowerCaseFilterFactory"/>
+      </analyzer>
+    </fieldType>
+    -->
+
+    <!-- charFilter + WhitespaceTokenizer  -->
+    <!--
+    <fieldType name="textCharNorm" class="solr.TextField" positionIncrementGap="100" >
+      <analyzer>
+        <charFilter class="solr.MappingCharFilterFactory" mapping="mapping-ISOLatin1Accent.txt"/>
+        <tokenizer class="solr.WhitespaceTokenizerFactory"/>
+      </analyzer>
+    </fieldType>
+    -->
+
+    <!-- This is an example of using the KeywordTokenizer along
+         With various TokenFilterFactories to produce a sortable field
+         that does not include some properties of the source text
+      -->
+   
+    <!--
+    <fieldtype name="payloads" stored="false" indexed="true" class="solr.TextField" >
+      <analyzer>
+        <tokenizer class="solr.WhitespaceTokenizerFactory"/>
+        <filter class="solr.DelimitedPayloadTokenFilterFactory" encoder="float"/>
+      </analyzer>
+    </fieldtype>
+    -->
+
+    <!-- lowercases the entire field value, keeping it as a single token.  -->
+    <fieldType name="lowercase" class="solr.TextField" positionIncrementGap="100">
+      <analyzer>
+        <tokenizer class="solr.KeywordTokenizerFactory"/>
+        <filter class="solr.LowerCaseFilterFactory" />
       </analyzer>
     </fieldType>
 
@@ -317,6 +397,53 @@
    <field name="rating" type="float" indexed="true" stored="true" />
    <field name="review_count" type="integer" indexed="true" stored="true" />
 
+   <field name="id" type="string" indexed="true" stored="true" required="true" />
+   <field name="sku" type="textTight" indexed="true" stored="true" omitNorms="true"/>
+   <field name="alphaNameSort" type="alphaOnlySort" indexed="true" stored="false"/>
+   <field name="manu" type="textgen" indexed="true" stored="true" omitNorms="true"/>
+   <field name="cat" type="text_ws" indexed="true" stored="true" multiValued="true" omitNorms="true" />
+   <field name="features" type="text" indexed="true" stored="true" multiValued="true"/>
+   <field name="includes" type="text" indexed="true" stored="true" termVectors="true" termPositions="true" termOffsets="true" />
+
+   <field name="weight" type="float" indexed="true" stored="true"/>
+   <field name="price"  type="float" indexed="true" stored="true"/>
+   <field name="popularity" type="int" indexed="true" stored="true" />
+   <field name="inStock" type="boolean" indexed="true" stored="true" />
+
+   <!-- Common metadata fields, named specifically to match up with
+     SolrCell metadata when parsing rich documents such as Word, PDF.
+     Some fields are multiValued only because Tika currently may return
+     multiple values for them.
+   -->
+   <field name="title" type="text" indexed="true" stored="true" multiValued="true"/>
+   <field name="subject" type="text" indexed="true" stored="true"/>
+   <field name="comments" type="text" indexed="true" stored="true"/>
+   <field name="author" type="textgen" indexed="true" stored="true"/>
+   <field name="keywords" type="textgen" indexed="true" stored="true"/>
+   <field name="category" type="textgen" indexed="true" stored="true"/>
+   <field name="content_type" type="string" indexed="true" stored="true" multiValued="true"/>
+   <field name="last_modified" type="date" indexed="true" stored="true"/>
+   <field name="links" type="string" indexed="true" stored="true" multiValued="true"/>
+
+
+   <!-- catchall field, containing all other searchable text fields (implemented
+        via copyField further on in this schema  -->
+   <field name="text" type="text" indexed="true" stored="false" multiValued="true"/>
+
+   <!-- catchall text field that indexes tokens both normally and in reverse for efficient
+        leading wildcard queries. -->
+   <!--
+   <field name="text_rev" type="text_rev" indexed="true" stored="false" multiValued="true"/>
+   -->
+
+   <!-- non-tokenized version of manufacturer to make it easier to sort or group
+        results by manufacturer.  copied from "manu" via copyField -->
+   <field name="manu_exact" type="string" indexed="true" stored="false"/>
+
+   <!--
+   <field name="payloads" type="payloads" indexed="true" stored="true"/>
+   -->
+
    <!-- Dynamic field definitions.  If a field name is not found, dynamicFields
         will be used if the name matches any of the patterns.
         RESTRICTION: the glob-like pattern in the name attribute must have
@@ -355,10 +482,22 @@
  <!-- Field to use to determine and enforce document uniqueness. 
       Unless this field is marked with required="false", it will be a required field
    -->
- <uniqueKey>project_doc_id</uniqueKey>
+ <uniqueKey>id</uniqueKey>
  <!-- field for the QueryParser to use when an explicit fieldname is absent -->
- <defaultSearchField>description</defaultSearchField>
+ <defaultSearchField>text</defaultSearchField>
 
  <!-- SolrQueryParser configuration: defaultOperator="AND|OR" -->
  <solrQueryParser defaultOperator="OR"/>
+
+  <!-- copyField commands copy one field to another at the time a document
+        is added to the index.  It's used either to index the same field differently,
+        or to add multiple fields to the same field for easier/faster searching.  -->
+
+   <copyField source="cat" dest="text"/>
+   <copyField source="name" dest="text"/>
+   <copyField source="manu" dest="text"/>
+   <copyField source="features" dest="text"/>
+   <copyField source="includes" dest="text"/>
+   <copyField source="manu" dest="manu_exact"/>
+
 </schema>