change description length

Hi Maravol,
I just found fess yesterday,and I salute you for this great piece of work.

Found out a lot of answers in your documentation and forum entries. But i still have a question

On the search results page, the description of the result is around 140 characters. I changed the crawler’s content length to 600, and i can see that 600 chars are written to the ES. how can i make the result page show that 600 characters as the definition of the result?

found a post about conent_description length in the forum, but i just wanted to make sure there is no other way than editing Java sources?


You can change the following settings in
It means 60 x 2 = 120 characters.

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