> Hi David,
>> You're supposed to use the "SpatialStrategy" subclasses which act as
>> a facade to the rest of the API. They make it simple. In particular,
>> use RecusrivePrefixTreeStrategy.
> thanks, so it will only work via lucene or could it be used as a
> separate structure?
in spatial4j, it really just makes tokens that represent a quadtree
(or geohash tree). The search part will be platform dependent. Right
now the only implementation is via lucene
>> As an aside, when I'm trying to figure out an API, I often find the
>> tests help show how to use it.
> yes, me too. but I couldn't find a test :)