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[Perlfect-search] partial matches?

Daniel Naber daniel.naber@t-online.de
Thu, 6 Sep 2001 19:34:08 +0200
On Thursday 06 September 2001 00:34, you wrote:

> Aside from the joker_search, is there any easy or feasible way to have
> search.pl return results on partial words (or at least likely
> candidates)?
>
>  For instance, have the user-provided term "netscap" match the indexed
> term "netscape"?

You would have to modify search_joker.pl so that "*" is added at the 
beginning and end of every term.

Regards
 Daniel

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