On 11/9/17, 2:51 PM, "sqlite-users on behalf of Stephen Chrzanowski" <sqlite-users-boun...@mailinglists.sqlite.org on behalf of pontia...@gmail.com> wrote: > I've added a simple filter function that uses SQLites LIKE operator, but I'd > like something a little bit more advanced. Right now, the SQL code is like: > > select * from Events where Title like '%Abc%Def%' > > This works if the Title is AbcRfeDef, but would fail with FedRfeAbc. > > I've thought about doing some kind of delimiter, then have the code generate > the SQL code by just looping through the keywords and generate the "or Title > like '%keyword%'" statement (With appropriate escaping), but that just smells > bad to me.
The best way to do it is not to use complex keys, but if you have to (say because the input is free form) then generating SELECT * FROM EVENTS WHERE title LIKE ‘%Abc%’ AND title LIKE ‘%Def%’; is probably the only option. _______________________________________________ sqlite-users mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org http://mailinglists.sqlite.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/sqlite-users