At 12:09 PM -0400 7/15/10, Daniel P. Brown wrote:
On Thu, Jul 15, 2010 at 11:54, Richard Quadling <rquadl...@gmail.com> wrote:


 I'm looking for is a way to compare what they've entered against a
 known list and to provide my 10 best guesses.

    Look into the following functions and families:

        levenshtein()
        similar_text()

What would one use to have MySQL do the heavy lifting here?

In other words, are there similar MySQL functions?

Cheers,

tedd

PS: I thought of this Friday, but finally got my fingers to work today.

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