> I would be wary of "*:*" searches though, as we've seen examples of our monitoring software stressing Solr's caches on really large indexes with that search.


The query point is a good one. We have a default limit of 10 results, but it might be na´ve to think that’s safe. Definitely something I’ll revisit, but I need to also do some reading on the Solr 4 stats components.


Benjamin Mosior