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March 28, 2005, 5:26 pm
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I've got a list of names in a mysql table:
.... (100,000) entries
How do I perform a search in this table, so that it is tolerant to mild
spelling errors ? Am I looking for a phoenetic search algo ? Or is
there a simpler algorithm to do this ? Or perhaps a PHP library for
For example if someone searched for "Jon", he should find "John" from
Please help. Any pointers will be great..