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Handle foreign character web input


> On 6/28/19 1:33 PM, Chris Angelico wrote:> On Sat, Jun 29, 2019 at 6:31 AM
> Tobiah <toby at tobiah.org> wrote:

> >> Also, what do people do when searching for a record.
> >> Is there some way to get 'Ronngren' to match the other
> >> possible foreign spellings?
> >
> I think I've heard of algorithms that can match spellings with exotic
characters, but I don't remember what they're
called. I think they're out there. It's a black science, though, so some of
their decisions in how to match or not match
are probably arbitrary.