Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
No such thing as a small change
 
PerlMonks  

Text::Soundex

by chromatic (Archbishop)
on Dec 27, 1999 at 05:19 UTC ( #1408=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Approximate or Phonetic String-Matching

One option for your phonetic needs is the Soundex module. It implements Knuth's Soundex algorithm and hashes text keys into small strings which approximate English phonetic equivalents.

You might also want to see How do I find the Soundex value of a string?, though it isn't very informative.

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://1408]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others avoiding work at the Monastery: (5)
As of 2016-09-27 23:51 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    Extraterrestrials haven't visited the Earth yet because:







    Results (516 votes). Check out past polls.