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[Perlfect-search] Searching for substrings

Daniel Naber
Tue, 10 Oct 2000 19:37:34 +0200
On Tuesday 10 October 2000 19:34, you wrote:

> When I call, I want my query string to match a part of the
> indexed words and not necessarily the exact word.

If an asterisk at the end of the word is enough, go to ("joker.diff"). It's simple to 
extend this so you can use the joker anywhere (actually, you could extend 
it to be a real regular expression). But isn't very fast if you have many 
(>1000) documents.