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Re: Return results for partial words??

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)not-real.hank.org>
Date: Thu Oct 23 2003 - 20:06:38 GMT
On Thu, Oct 23, 2003 at 09:14:51AM -0700, Damian Marinaccio wrote:
> 
> I am sure that this has been asked before however I couldn't find the
> answer very easily.
> 
> How do you make swish-e return substrings as well as the whole string?
> For example I would like swish-e to return:
> 
> harper's when searching for harper

That actually happens by default becuase harper's is split by the ' into
two "words".


> 
> days when searching for day
> 
> Is this possible? Can anyone demonstrate how to do this?

As pointed out by Peter, you can use a wildcard search.  Another option
is to use one of the fuzzy indexing modes.  Try one of the stemming
modes.


-- 
Bill Moseley
moseley@hank.org
Received on Thu Oct 23 20:20:28 2003